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Southeastern Services during the World Athletics Championships

Southeastern Services during the World Athletics Championships

Press Releases   •   Aug 03, 2017 10:49 BST

Southeastern is urging its passengers to check before they travel on routes affected by the world athletics championships starting this weekend.

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.

 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.

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.

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.

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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.

SNODLAND STATION TICKET OFFICE RE-OPENS AFTER 30 YEARS, THANKS TO £1.1M REDEVELOPMENT

SNODLAND STATION TICKET OFFICE RE-OPENS AFTER 30 YEARS, THANKS TO £1.1M REDEVELOPMENT

Press Releases   •   Oct 26, 2016 14:51 BST

The newly redeveloped station building at Snodland was officially re-opened by Tracey Crouch MP today after a £1.1Million investment.

Mike Fitzgerald wins prestigious lifetime achievement award

Mike Fitzgerald wins prestigious lifetime achievement award

Press Releases   •   Oct 06, 2016 16:37 BST

The voluntary chairman of the Kent Community Rail Partnership has scooped a national lifetime achievement award.

Commemorative Battle of the Somme Poppy train to raise money for Royal British Legion

Commemorative Battle of the Somme Poppy train to raise money for Royal British Legion

Press Releases   •   Sep 30, 2016 11:40 BST

Southeastern launches special service ahead of Remembrance Sunday

 72% more journeys made since Oyster and contactless launch

72% more journeys made since Oyster and contactless launch

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2016 06:25 BST

In the last 12 months, passenger journeys on high speed services between St Pancras International and Stratford International have increased by 72 percent. Train operating company Southeastern and Transport for London (TfL) put the phenomenal rise down to the July 2015 introduction of Pay As You Go with Oyster and contactless payment systems at the Southeastern managed platforms.

Dover to Folkestone railway repairs ahead of schedule

Dover to Folkestone railway repairs ahead of schedule

Press Releases   •   Jul 21, 2016 06:28 BST

A £39.8m project to rebuild the line between Folkestone and Dover will be completed this autumn, Network Rail has confirmed.

NRPS results

NRPS results

Press Releases   •   Jun 30, 2016 06:34 BST

Rail companies looking after track and trains in south east London, Kent and East Sussex today (30 June 2016) spoke about the improvements they are making to enhance rail passengers’ journeys.

Memorial football match raises money for charity

Memorial football match raises money for charity

Press Releases   •   Jun 09, 2016 06:36 BST

Southeastern employees have gone head to head in a charity football match in memory of a much loved and missed colleague who passed away earlier this year.

20% off many standard Southeastern Off-Peak train tickets online

20% off many standard Southeastern Off-Peak train tickets online

Press Releases   •   Jun 01, 2016 06:39 BST

The offer, for tickets bought from the website southeasternrailway.co.uk/sale, starts today (Wednesday 1 June) and runs until Wednesday 24 August.