Southern & Gatwick Express

 

Train Type

Class 377 (4 or 3 carriage electric)

Routes operated

London Victoria / London Bridge to Bognor Regis via Horsham, London Victoria / London Bridge to Brighton

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2
Standard Class accessible toilet? 1
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? Yes (except Brighton Express services)

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Train Type
Class 377 Metro (4 or 3 carriage electric)
Routes operated

London Victoria / London Bridge to Caterham, London Bridge to Crystal Palace, London Victoria / Bridge to Dorking

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2
Standard Class accessible toilet? 1
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? No

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Train Type

Class 387 (4 carriage dual voltage electric)

Routes operated

Brighton - London Bridge

Brighton - London Victoria

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2
Standard Class accessible toilet? 1
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? Yes - not always / all journey

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Train Type

Class 455 (4 carriage electric)

Routes operated

London Victoria to Horsham, London Victoria to Tattenham Corner, London Victoria to Epsom, London Victoria to Caterham, London Bridge to Beckenham Junction

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2
Standard Class accessible toilet? No
Standard toilet? No
Boarding ramp available? Yes - only at stations
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? No

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Train Type

Class 171 (2 or 4 carriage diesel)

Routes operated

London Bridge to Uckfield, Brighton to Ashford International

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2
Standard Class accessible toilet? 1
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? Yes

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Train Type

Class 442 (5 carriage electric)

Routes operated
London Victoria to Brighton, London Bridge to Eastbourne, London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2 - but there is a size limit accepted onto these services due to door widths of 695mm wide by 1200mm long.  No accommodation for mobility scooters unless they are folded down and carried on.
Standard Class accessible toilet? 1
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? Yes apart from express routes to Brighton

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Train Type

Class 313 (3 carriage electric)

Routes operated

Some south coast services mainly: Seaford/ Brighton, Brighton / Hove, Brighton/Lewes, Brighton/West Worthing, few Brighton/Portsmouth

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2
Standard Class accessible toilet? No
Standard toilet? No
Boarding ramp available? Yes
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? No
Customer service staff available onboard? Yes

Gatwick Express

Train Type

Class 387 - 12 carriage units

Routes operated

 London Victoria - Gatwick Airport - Brighton

Accommodation for wheelchair users in First Class? No
First Class accessible toilet? No
Accommodation for wheelchair users in Standard Class? 2
Standard Class accessible toilet? 1
Standard toilet? Yes
Boarding ramp available? Yes
Priority seating? Yes
Audible information? Yes
Visual information? Yes
Customer service staff available onboard? Yes - not always / all journey

Southern Disabled People's Protection Policy is available here.

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