What happened at Petts Wood station?
A woman has died after being hit by a train at Petts Wood station. The incident happened at around 10.56am today (April 23), with police seen taping off the station as crowds of passengers were ushered from their trains. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
What zone is Petts Wood train station?
Petts Wood train station, in the leafy Bromley suburb of London is in Travelcard Zone 5, making it a popular spot with commuters heading for central London. Trains through the station head regularly to several of the capital’s busiest stations, including Waterloo, Victoria, Charing Cross and London Bridge.
What train line is Petts Wood on?
South Eastern Main Line
Petts Wood railway station is on the South Eastern Main Line, serving Petts Wood in the London Borough of Bromley, south-eastern Greater London. It is 12 miles 53 chains (20.4 km) down the line from London Charing Cross and is situated between Chislehurst and Orpington stations. It is in Travelcard zone 5.
Does Tier 4 have Petts Wood?
All the town and villages to the east, like Dartford , Darenth, and Swanley, fall under Kent. To the south, lies Bromley. Belvedere, Biggin Hill, Beckenham, Petts Wood, Chelsfield, and Shooters Hill all fall under Bromley.
Is Petts Wood a nice place to live?
Excellent transport links make it a commuter’s dream, reputable schools mean it is a destination for families and with a rich history, fine infrastructure and a real community vibe; Petts Wood is an all round idyllic place to live.
What zone is Orpington in?
Orpington to London Underground Zone 1-6 by train
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Are there barriers at Petts Wood station?
RESIDENTS’ demands for ticket barriers at Petts Wood station to stop vandalism have been rejected by rail chiefs. A Connex spokesman said: “The layout of the station doesn’t easily lend itself to the installation of these barriers because many local people use the station walkway as a short cut.”
Which tier is Sidcup in?
Erith, Bexleyheath, Sidcup, Welling, West Heath, and Thamesmead East all fall under Bexley and so are in Tier 2.
Which tier is Orpington in?
Bromley Borough placed in new Tier 4, Orpington – News – Orpington.
Is Chislehurst nice to live?
South-east London’s pretty Chislehurst is just 12 miles from the centre and its charm and rural feel come from surrounding commons, which are protected land. Families love the village atmosphere, commuters like the convenient escape from the city, and there are high-end independent shops, too…
Can I use Oyster card to Orpington?
Orpington is in zone 6. The daily cap for zones 1-6, 2-6 or 3-6 are the same at £11.80, so it doesn’t matter which route you take if you cap out. Get an Oyster card and that is the maximum you will pay for the day, even if (for example) you head into central London after the day at Excel is over.