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National Rail Passenger Survey Results

News   •   Jul 25, 2017 11:07 BST

David Statham, Managing Director Southeastern, welcomed the latest National Rail Passenger Survey results issued today by Transport Focus

Travelling during the Thameslink Programme engineering works this August

Travelling during the Thameslink Programme engineering works this August

Press Releases   •   Jul 19, 2017 13:56 BST

Passengers travelling on Southeastern trains over the August Bank Holiday and the following four days should plan their travel in advance as none of its services will be running to Charing Cross, Waterloo East or London Bridge.

A quick reminder for those travelling to support Team GB at the London 2017 World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships this summer

A quick reminder for those travelling to support Team GB at the London 2017 World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships this summer

Press Releases   •   Jul 11, 2017 09:16 BST

This summer the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford will once again host one of the world’s largest international sporting events this year. After the success of the 2012 London Olympics it’s no surprise the sporting landmark has been chosen as the venue of the London 2017 World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships.

David Statham, Managing Director of Southeastern, comments on Go-Ahead bid news

David Statham, Managing Director of Southeastern, comments on Go-Ahead bid news

News   •   Jun 22, 2017 09:07 BST

The Go-Ahead Group plc today announce that Govia, its joint venture with Keolis (Go-Ahead 65%, Keolis 35%), has been shortlisted by the Department for Transport to bid for the south eastern franchise.

 Some changes to our Sunday services this weekend

Some changes to our Sunday services this weekend

Press Releases   •   May 19, 2017 14:39 BST

Changes to some Sunday services this weekend.

Changes to some fares on Sunday 21 May

Changes to some fares on Sunday 21 May

News   •   May 16, 2017 09:40 BST

Travel tips for Southeastern passengers on marathon day

Travel tips for Southeastern passengers on marathon day

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2017 16:12 BST

​Southeastern has published important advice for anyone running – or watching – the Virgin Money London Marathon. It will also be running an extra 111 trains on Sunday 23 April 2017.

Dame Kelly Holmes accepts £20,000 Southeastern donation to help young people facing disadvantage

Dame Kelly Holmes accepts £20,000 Southeastern donation to help young people facing disadvantage

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2017 14:12 BST

​On Monday 27 March, Dame Kelly Holmes accepted a £20,000 donation from Southeastern on behalf of her charity, Dame Kelly Holmes Trust, at an event held in the café that the British Olympian now owns in her home town of Hildenborough, Kent.

New mural takes pride of place at Tunbridge Wells station
 Bigjigs launches wooden toy replica of Southeastern's high speed train

Bigjigs launches wooden toy replica of Southeastern's high speed train

Press Releases   •   Mar 16, 2017 14:11 GMT

This must surely be the toy of choice for any train loving tot – a Bigjigs wooden replica of a Southeastern high speed train. The much-loved family run firm has linked up with one of the country’s biggest rail operators to make a fun sized version of Britain’s fastest domestic train service.

Southeastern comments on open consultation of South Eastern rail services

Southeastern comments on open consultation of South Eastern rail services

Press Releases   •   Mar 14, 2017 15:08 GMT

Today (Tuesday 14 March 2017), the Department for Transport launched its open consultation on South Eastern rail services.

Platform for Change: New mural at Tunbridge Wells station to tell town's history

Platform for Change: New mural at Tunbridge Wells station to tell town's history

News   •   Feb 07, 2017 10:39 GMT

An artist has been chosen to design a new mural for Tunbridge wells station, which will tell the more than 2,500 year tale of the town from the Iron Age to the present day

Southeastern’s train refresh reaches the half way point

Southeastern’s train refresh reaches the half way point

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2017 13:56 GMT

Southeastern's Class 375 fleet are undergoing a mid life refresh and this project has recently reached the half way point. 65 train units out of 112 have been completed. The trains run on routes between coastal Kent and central London, have been returned to action, with new carpets and lino, replacement windows and new seat bases. Each train takes around three weeks to refit.

A call to artists - commission for Tunbridge Wells station
Early shut down of services on Christmas Eve

Early shut down of services on Christmas Eve

News   •   Dec 19, 2016 12:13 GMT

-services begin shutting down after 8pm-

We have repainted all our stations

We have repainted all our stations

News   •   Dec 16, 2016 15:04 GMT

One hundred and sixty three of our stations have been repainted and refurbished as part of a multi-million pound improvement scheme

Poppy train smashes target and raises £27,000 for The Royal British Legion
New smart card ticket The Key is launched

New smart card ticket The Key is launched

News   •   Dec 06, 2016 14:25 GMT

RAIL MINISTER HELPS US ROLL-OUT NEW SMART CARD - ‘The Key’ promises to unlock smarter travel for season ticket holders –

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A statement from us on 2017 fares

Press Releases   •   Dec 02, 2016 09:30 GMT

We are introducing smart cards from December

We are introducing smart cards from December

Press Releases   •   Nov 18, 2016 15:17 GMT

Passengers will soon be able to swap their paper season ticket for a new smart card called ‘The Key’, promising more convenient, paperless commuting.