Thameslink Formations & Facilities

 
Train Type

Class 319 - 4 / 8 or 12 carriage electric multiple unit

Routes operated

Bedford to Brighton

Bedford / Kentish Town / Luton / St Albans / West Hampstead Thameslink and Sevenoaks

Luton to Sutton (Surrey) via Wimbledon

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? Yes
Standard Class accessible toilet? Yes - However, some 319 trains do not yet meet modern accessibility standards but a programme of refurbishment is underway.
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes (at some stations)
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes  - However, some 319 trains do not yet meet modern accessibility standards but a programme of refurbishment is underway.
Customer service staff available onboard? No

 

Train Type

Class 377 - 3 / 4 / 8 or 12 carriage electric multiple unit

Routes operated

Bedford to Brighton

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 1
Standard Class accessible toilet? Yes
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes (at some stations)
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? No

 

Train Type

Class 387 - 4 / 8 or 12 carriage electric multiple unit

Routes operated

Bedford to Brighton

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? Yes
Standard Class accessible toilet? Yes
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes (at some stations)
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? No

 

Train Type

Class 700 - 8 or 12 carriage electric multiple unit

Routes operated

Bedford to Brighton/Three Bridges/Beckenham Junction

London Bridge to Brighton

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? Yes
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? Yes
Standard Class accessible toilet? Yes
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes (at some stations)
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? No

 

 
Helpful Information
Thameslink's Making Rail Accessible document, full of helpful information for older and disabled passengers, can be found here.
For further help with assisted travel when making a journey with Thameslink, including details on how you can book assistance, please follow this link.

Last updated:   20 March 2018