The area around Riddlesdown is renowned for agriculture and nature conservation and is famous for its heavy industry, exotic pleasure gardens and even secret passages under the downs.

Sights and places of interest

Enrich your day out to Riddlesdown by visiting or looking out for:

  • Blue Plaque: CUSHING, Peter (1913-1994)
  • Newe (or Wide) Ditch, Riddlesdown
  • Group of seven World War II fighter pens at the former airfield of RAF Kenley
  • Promenade de Verdun Memorial Landscape
  • Group of four World War II fighter pens at the former airfield of RAF Kenley

Planning your journey

Facilities at Riddlesdown station

General facilities at Riddlesdown station
Facility Available
Car Park
Cycle Storage 10 spaces

Toilets Yes.
Platform 1, Waiting room
Baby Change
Staffing Part Time
Waiting Room
Seated Area Yes.
ATM Machine
Tourist Information

Accessible travel

Accessible facilities at Riddlesdown 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 - 06:10-12:45
Saturday - 07:25-14:00
Sunday - Unknown Hours
Impaired Mobility Set Down No dedicated area
Ramp For Train Access Yes.
Step Free Access This is a Category B2 station: Step-free access to platforms via long and steep ramps (over 1:10 gradient). Assistance Meeting Point is on platform 1 next to the Help Point under the canopy.
Wheelchairs Available
National Key Toilets No
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
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