London Victoria to London Bridge via Gipsy Hill


London Victoria to London Bridge via Gipsy Hill

London Victoria to London Bridge via Gipsy Hill is rail service operated by Southern. It is 16 miles (25.7 km) long, connecting the two London branches of the Brighton Main Line, using the West End of London and Crystal Palace Railway to get between them.

It has the following stations:

*London Victoria
*Battersea Park
*Clapham Junction
*Wandsworth Common
*BalhamThe Victoria - Brighton line continues southwards at this point; the connecting link runs to the London Bridge - Brighton line at Sydenham. That line from Wandsworth Common to Sydenham was opened on 1 December 1856 by the "West End of London and Crystal Palace Railway" in connection with the removal of the Crystal Palace from Hyde Park to Sydenham Hill. The stations on the remainder of this route are:
*Streatham Hill
*West Norwood
*Gipsy Hill
*Crystal Palace - was suffixed "Low Level" until the High Level station and its branch line closed on 20 September 1954
*Sydenham
*Forest Hill
*Honor Oak Park
*Brockley
*New Cross Gate
*London Bridge

This line is in Zones Travelcard Zones 1 to Travelcard Zone 3, with Crystal Palace sitting on the boundary of Zones 3 and 4.

See also

* South London Line


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