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 Coulsdon South 

Station Usage

In 2022/2023, Coulsdon South had 1,555,754 entries and exits, making it the 300th most used, out of 2,575 stations in Great Britain.
It ranked 305th busiest (out of 997), with 1,034 scheduled services per week.
That's a daily average of 4262.34 passengers starting or ending their journey here and 28.93 passengers per service, giving it the 252nd (out of 1,659) passenger to service ratio.

Service sample data based on scheduled services during the first week of the May 22 timetable.

Usage stats in detail

Standard price entries & exits: 617,572
Reduced price entries & exits: 689,588
Season ticket entries & exits: 248,594
Total entries & exits: 1,555,754
Interchanges made between connecting services: 0
Change in usage from 21/22: +333,636 : 27.30%
A detailed breakdown of passenger journeys between individual stations can be found in our origin/destination matrix pages.

Platform Lengths

1 - Up Redhill246894
2 - Down Redhill246894
*VF = Vicki Feet: the unit of measurement for platform lengths, as used in the excellent All The Stations. Conversion rate: YouTube video
Data derived from Network Rail timetable planning rules 2025 (Jan 2024)

Service Patterns

Current Timetables

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Usage History

Change between 1997 & 2023: +864,027 (+124.91%)

Reasons for change:
2006-07 TfL Travelcard
2016-17 Southern industrial action and timetable changes
2017-18 Last year's figures affected by Southern industrial action and timetable changes

Location Details

Location: Coulsdon South
Station Facility Owner: Govia Thameslink Railway (Southern)
OS Grid Ref: 529878 159059
Constituency: Croydon South
Local Authority: Croydon
NR Region: London
ELR: RED2 17m 03ch
This station is part of the London Travelcard Area


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Origin/Destination Matrix

Top 5 jouneys from Coulsdon South during 2022/2023:
•London Bridge (173,216 journeys)
•London Victoria (126,028 journeys)
•East Croydon (59,799 journeys)
•London Blackfriars (39,450 journeys)
•Farringdon (35,104 journeys)
Full reports can be created on our dedicataed ODM Pages.

Neighbouring Stations

Below are Coulsdon South's neighbouring stations, and the distance to them in miles. Click on a station to view details for that location.