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Sussex Slammer Railtour: Tickets and Timings

ticket number 1 ticket number 2 ticket number 3
ticket number 4 ticket number 5 The first five tickets for the tour

Tour Timings/Routings:

Timed by Don Benn from the TSO in 1805 throughout

Units: 1866+3514+1805
(3514+1805 only to/from East Grinstead)
Weather: Fine, dry and cold


London Victoria to Littlehampton
Sched Actual
miles:chains mins:secs mins:secs speed
Victoria 0.00 08:40:00 08:40:54
Clapham Junction 2.57 08:45:00 08:46:35 30*
Balham 4.52 08:47:00 08:48:54 56
Norbury 7.36 (2) 08:51:32 68
Selhurst 9.31 08:52:00 08:54:35 sigs 5*
Windmill Bridge Junction 9.76 08:55:00 08:56:19 30
East Croydon 10.43 08:57:30 08:57:24 37
South Croydon 11.36 08:58:30 08:59:05 33*
Sanderstead 12.38 09:00:00 09:00:33 43
Upper Warlingham 15.48 09:03:45 60
Oxted 20.47 09:09:30 09:09:17 41*
Hurst Green 21.35 09:16:30 09:10:29 44*/51
Lingfield 26.38 09:16:50 sigs 10*
East Grinstead arr 30.19 09:27:00 09:24:33
East Grinstead dep 30.19 09:32:00 09:32:15
Lingfield 33.70 09:38:23 60/43*
Hurst Green 39.03 09:42:30 09:44:14 64/42*
Oxted 39.71 09:43:30 09:45:33 50/43*
Woldingham 43.01 09:49:06 69
Sanderstead 48.00 09:51:00 09:54:00 40*
South Croydon 49.02 09:54:30 09:56:42 18*
East Croydon 49.75 09:57:00 09:58:21 37/35*
Windmill Bridge Jct 50.54 09:58:00 09:59:35 23*
Norwood Junction 51.50 10:01:30 10:02:29 34
slow line
Sydenham 53.73 10:04:30 10:05:22 57
Bricklayers Arms Jct 58.10 10:08:30 10:11:14 28*/38
(6) sigs stop 0*
London Bridge arr 60.25 10:19:00 10:18:30
London Bridge dep 60.25 11:01:00 11:04:50
South Bermondsey Jct 61.74 11:06:00 11:09:17 48/*
Peckham Rye 63.61 11:13:30 11:14:49 *
(5) sigs 5*
Tulse Hill 66.32 11:22:30 11:24:24 *
Streatham 67.73 11:25:30 11:27:42 53
Streatham South Jct 68.37 11:27:00 11:28:32 60
Mitcham Junction 70.55 11:31:30 11:32:01 18*/53
Sutton 73.79 11:43:00 11:37:57 31*/58
Epsom 77.77 11:55:00 11:44:12 8*/57
Leatherhead 81.61 12:00:30 11:50:14 49*/56
Dorking 85.67 12:04:30 11:55:50 23*/61
tsr 44*
Holmwood 90.64 12:02:25 53
Ockley 92.79 (15) 12:04:29 72/75
Horsham arr 98.30 12:34:30 12:11:49
Horsham dep 98.30 12:36:00 12:28:47
Christs Hospital 100.61 12:31:52 72
Billingshurst 105.45 12:36:09 54*/68
Pulborough 110.54 12:50:00 12:41:25 55*/74
Amberley 115.36 12:45:58 66*/76
Arundel 119.02 12:49:07 66*
(8) sigs *
Arundel Junction 120.49 13:08:00 12:51:27 19*
Littlehampton arr 122.57 13:12:00 12:55:58


Littlehampton to Victoria
Sched Actual
miles:chains mins:secs mins:secs speed
Littlehampton dep 122.57 13:52:00 13:52:27
Arundel Junction 125.05 13:55:30 13:57:20 *
Angmering 128.42 14:01:40 64
West Worthing 132.56 14:08:00 14:08:03 sigs*
Worthing 133.40 14:12:00 14:10:03 sigs*
Shoreham 138.17 14:21:00 14:21:55 sigs*
Hove 142.51 14:32:00 14:31:29 sigs*
Preston Park arr 144.06 14:38:00 14:36:09
Preston Park dep 144.06 14:45:00 14:45:19
sigs stop 0*
Brighton arr 145.34 14:52:00 14:53:14
Brighton dep 145:34 15:00:00 15:01:00
London Road 146.11 15:04:50 sigs 2*
Falmer 149.50 15:09:20 56/67
Lewes 153.35 15:15:30 15:16:08 8*
Southerham Jct 154.41 15:17:30 15:19:55 *
Southease 157.01 15:22:23 64
Newhaven Town 159.55 15:23:30 15:25:33 *
Newhaven Harbour 160.01 15:24:00 15:26:37 *
Newhaven Marine arr 160.17 15:26:00 15:28:17
Newhaven Marine dep 160.17 16:10:10 16:10:42
Newhaven Harbour 160.33 16:11:00 16:11:55 *
Newhaven Town 160.59 16:11:30 16:13:00 28
Southease 163.14 16:16:20 64
Southerham Jct 165.73 16:19:00 16:19:27 sigs*
sigs stop 0*
Lewes 166.79 16:22:00 16:23:55 sigs*
Plumpton 172.31 16:32:28 67
Keymer Junction 176.04 16:39:00 16:38:28 sigs*
Haywards Heath arr 179.14 16:42:00 16:44:05
dep 179.14 16:45:00 16:45:04
Balcombe Tunnel Jct 185.45 16:52:00 16:52:38 70/74
slow line
Three Bridges 187.52 16:54:00 16:54:33 68
Gatwick Airport 190.26 16:57:00 16:58:44 sigs 29*
Salfords 193.36 17:02:24 69
Earlswood 195.23 17:02:30 17:04:38 *
sigs stop 0*
Redhill 196.18 17:07:00 17:10:09 *
Merstham 197.79 17:12:47 57
Stoats Nest Junction 204.34 17:21:30 17:22:08 sigs 5*
fast line
Purley 205.29 17:22:30 17:23:27 64
East Croydon 208.30 17:25:30 17:27:49 40*
Selhurst 209.27 17:27:30 17:29:25 56
Norbury 211:22 17:31:11 67
Balham 214.06 17:32:00 17:34:07 51*/56
Clapham Junction 216.01 17:35:30 17:37:40 sigs*
sigs stop 0*
Victoria 218.58 17:42:00 17:49:17
* speed restriction
(1) recovery time (not all shown)


Train formation:
ECS Lovers Walk - Victoria (London) 1866+1805+3514 (country)
Front Portion Victoria - East Grinstead (country) 3514+1805 (London)
Rear Portion Victoria - East Grinstead 1866
Front Portion East Grinstead - London Bridge (London) 1805+3514 (country)
Rear Portion East Grinstead - London Bridge 1866
London Bridge - Littlehampton (country) 1866+3514+1805 (London)
Littlehampton - Preston Park (east) 1805+3514+1866 (west)
Preston Park - Brighton (country) 1866+3514+1805 (London)
Brighton - Newhaven Marine (east) 1805+3514+1866 (west)
Newhaven Marine - Victoria (London) 1866+3514+1805 (country)
Additional Service Train Victoria - Brighton non stop (country) 1805+3514+1866 (London)


Timetable for ECS Lovers Walk - Victoria:
Lovers Walk
Preston Park
Keymer Junction
Haywards Heath
Balcombe Tunnel Junc
Three Bridges
Gatwick Airport
Earlswood
Redhill
Stoats Nest Junction
Purley
East Croydon
Windmill Bridge Junc
Selhurst
Balham
Clapham Junction
Battersea Park
Battersea Pier
Victoria (P15)
06+35
06/40
06/48
06/52
06/58
07/02
07/09
07/14
07+16 – 07+31
07/39
07/40
07/44
07/47
07/49
07/55
07/59
08/02
08+03 - 08+16
08+20
Timetable for intended ECS Victoria - Lovers Walk:
Victoria
Battersea Pier Junct
Battersea Park
Clapham Junction
Balham
Streatham Hill
West Norwood
Crystal Palace
Bromley Down Junc
Norwood Junction
Windmill Bridge Junc
East Croydon
South Croydon
Purley
Stoats Nest Junction
Earlswood
Gatwick Airport
Three Bridges
Balcombe Tunnel Junc
Haywards Heath
Keymer Junction
Preston Park
Lovers Walk
17+58
18/00
18/04
18/06
18/12
18/14
18/17
18/20
18/23
18+28 – 18+33
18/35
18/37
18/39
18/43
18/50
18/56
19/02
19/04
19/06
19+13 – 19+17
19/20
19/28
19+35