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Victoria to Brighton

08:06 departed Victoria 08:18 Skipped Shoreham by Sea and Hove arriving past 10:41 when it should... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Simon K
via mobile
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We used the Southeastern trains over a period of a week and were generally badly, though the price... read more

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

08:06 departed Victoria 08:18 Skipped Shoreham by Sea and Hove arriving past 10:41 when it should have arrived 10:15. Amateur. Not worthy of an industialized nation.

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used the Southeastern trains over a period of a week and were generally badly, though the price did high (despite having Oyster cards). We went out as far as Chatham, which went smoothly until funding out we had to pay a fare as we...More

Thank Ezra710
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Usually, Southeastern is late, like a lit. today my train left early and I missed it. What the hell is that? I can understand why train could be late, but early?! What is wrong with Southeastern? I missed my next train and am now 1hour...More

Thank Chloé R
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Used the 'service' twice today on the hottest day of the year. In the morning it was late into London as it is most days. In the evening it was still 33 degrees C outside and the train had been heating up all day. It...More

Thank UKStevieH
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

If there was a choice I would never use them. Poor timekeeping toilets often not working and if they are they are filthy.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Tickets are extortionate with a single travel card off peak being almost £13 . Trains are always late .... always , and when they do arrive you have to stand in an uncomfortable position in a overcrowded carrariage because they continuously use 6-8 train carriages...More

Thank Honest_reviewer1048
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Staff on this service have all ways being pleasant, helpful and professional especially staff at Stratford international. I left my bag on one of the train (Chatham to Stratford international) staff at Stratford were simply amazing (Phil and colleague) in trying to get my bag...More

Thank Ensenora C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

If been sent an email from work containing the reference number to my train ticket that I was supposed to pick up from the train station.. this would have been fine if the station wasn't landlocked closed. So I called the southestern customer services &...More

Thank JoeW2530
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

rude ticket people and train enforcers, speaking to us like were stupid. so disapointing considering we were only asking for help as we had an incident in purchasing a ticket for one who was in our party.

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Got on a to Start (specifically said Stratford as a stopping station) with the final destination being southend Vic.. Got to Stratford and the doors wouldn't open. Then had to stay on the train to flipping southend... Wasted my whole evening cause I had tot...More

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Response from Mister_Liam | Reviewed this property |
Travel time is approx 2 hours. You can book tickets in advance from £11.00. A faster way to Dover would be the HS1 high speed train from St Pancras. Hope this helps.