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Sunday, 11 June, 2000, 22:03 GMT 23:03 UK
How to get there by tube/rail
Wimbledon's Centre Court
BBC Sport Online brings you the best travel information if you want to get to Wimbledon by public rail transport.

London Underground

Southfields Underground station, on the District Line, is the nearest stop to the grounds.

Trains to Southfields run every 5-8 minutes from Earl's Court station. Shuttle bus services are available from Southfields underground station to the grounds every few minutes and from Victoria every half hour.

For enquiries, telephone 020-8646-1747.

Alternatively, walk via Wimbledon Park Road, which will take about 15 minutes.

London General also operates buses direct from Marble Arch and Victoria to The Championships every 30 minutes.

For enquiries telephone 020-8646-1747.

The London Underground telephone information number is 020-7222-1234.

Tickets for return rail journeys may be purchased inside the grounds of the club at the travel centre in Aorangi Park.


Train services

There is a regular train service from London (Waterloo) to Wimbledon Station.

In addition, during the championships, some longer distance trains will call specially at Wimbledon during certain hours, including trains from Portsmouth, Havant, Winchester, Southampton, Bournemouth, Poole, Basingstoke, Andover, Salisbury, Exeter, and other stations on these lines.

You can purchase rail tickets in advance by using a credit or debit card by telephoning 0845 6000 650 between 7am and 9 pm (allow five days for delivery).

Train information and booking details are available at the following train operator numbers:
Bookings 0345 484 950
All other enquiries 0845 748 49 50

Shuttle bus services are available from Wimbledon station to the Grounds, leaving every five minutes.

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See also:

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