East Croydon

The area around East Croydon is famous for its major hub of the national railway transport system.

Sights and places of interest

Enrich your day out to East Croydon by visiting or looking out for:

  • HOSPITAL OF THE HOLY TRINITY (WHITGIFT HOSPITAL)
  • Blue Plaque: HORNIMAN, John (1803-1893) & HORNIMAN, Frederick John (1835-1906)
  • OLD PALACE SCHOOL (CROYDON PALACE)
  • Blue Plaque: FRY, C.B. (1872-1956)
  • Blue Plaque: CREED, Frederick George (1871-1957)
  • Blue Plaque: WALLACE, Alfred Russel (1823-1913)
  • Blue Plaque: COLERIDGE-TAYLOR, Samuel (1875-1912)
  • Blue Plaque: CONAN DOYLE, Sir Arthur (1859–1930)
  • Blue Plaque: STANLEY, W.F.R. (1829-1909)

Planning your journey

Facilities at East Croydon station

General facilities at East Croydon station
Facility Available
Car Park
Cycle Storage 40 spaces

Toilets Yes.
Baby Change Yes.
Staffing Full Time
Waiting Room
Seated Area Yes.
ATM Machine Yes.
Tourist Information
Shops Yes.

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at East Croydon station
Facility Available
Staff Help Available A staff-operated ramp is required for step-free access between train and platform at this station. Station staff are usually available at the times listed below. On-train staff are also available to assist you on and off some services.

Monday To Friday - 24 Hours
Saturday - 24 Hours
Sunday - 24 Hours
Impaired Mobility Set Down Yes.
Located at the east side of the station
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access This is a Category A station: This station has step-free access to all platforms. Lifts to overbridge from all platforms and side entrance. Long steep ramps to platforms from main entrance. (over 1:10 gradient). Assistance Meeting Point is the Information Point on station concourse.
Wheelchairs Available Yes.
National Key Toilets Yes.
Induction Loop
Accessible Taxis
Accessible Ticket Machines Yes.
All Southern ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details
Height Adjusted Ticket Office Counter Yes.
Nearest Stations With More Facilities
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