Woodside
Tramlink
View looking north towards old station building
General information
LocationSpring Lane,
Croydon,
England
Operated byTramlink
Platforms2
Construction
AccessibleYes
Other information
Fare zoneLondon fare zones 3, 4, 5 and 6
History
Opened23 May 2000; 23 years ago (2000-05-23)
Passengers
2009–100.437 million total boardings and alightings[1]
2010–110.487 million total boardings and alightings[2]

51°23′13″N 0°03′56″W / 51.386987°N 0.065566°W / 51.386987; -0.065566Woodside tram stop is a light rail stop situated between Woodside Green and Ashburton Park in the London Borough of Croydon in the southern suburbs of London. The stop is located on the site of the former Woodside railway station of the Woodside and South Croydon Railway; the old station buildings survive, though not used by Tramlink.

The tram stop has a platform on each side of the track with access to both platforms by stairs on the west side of the station building and by ramps on the east side.

Services

Woodside is served by tram services operated by Tramlink. The tram stop is served by trams every 5 minutes between Wimbledon and Arena, with trams continuing alternately to either Elmers End or Beckenham Junction every 10 minutes.[3][4]

On Saturday evenings and Sundays, the service is reduced to a tram every 7-8 minutes in each direction, with trams every 15 minutes to Elmers End and Beckenham Junction.

Services are operated using Bombardier CR4000 and Stadler Variobahn Trams.

Preceding station Tramlink Following station
Blackhorse Lane
towards Wimbledon
Tramlink
Wimbledon to Beckenham Junction
Arena (Croydon)
Tramlink
Wimbledon to Elmers End
Arena (Croydon)
towards Elmers End

Connections

The stop is served by London Buses routes 130 and 312 which provide connections to New Addington, Addington Village, Croydon Town Centre and Thornton Heath.[5]

Free interchange for journeys made within an hour is available between bus services and between buses and trams is available at Woodside as part of Transport for London's Hopper Fare.[6]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Tram Stop Usage 2009-10 (FOI)" (XLS). Tramlink annual passenger performance 2009-2010. Transport for London. 18 August 2011. Retrieved 28 November 2012.
  2. ^ "Tramlink numbers 2010-2011" (PDF). Tramlink annual passenger performance 2010-2011. Transport for London. 28 March 2012. Retrieved 28 November 2012.
  3. ^ "Tram Timetables". Transport for London. Retrieved 17 January 2023.
  4. ^ "London Trams Map" (PDF). Transport for London. Retrieved 17 January 2022.
  5. ^ "Buses and trams from Addiscombe" (PDF). Transport for London. Retrieved 18 January 2022.
  6. ^ "Bus and Tram Fares". Transport for London. Retrieved 18 January 2022.