Class 465

The class 465 fleet is leased to Southeastern Trains.

They are a large proven fleet providing the backbone of Southeastern Trains metro services that operate within or just outside London, typically serving south-east London, Hayes, Dartford and Sevenoaks.

The fleet is designed for the metro role with high seating capacity, some of the features:

  • Modern traction system
  • High acceleration
  • Energy efficient, including regenerative braking
  • CCTV for enhanced passenger security

The fleet is currently configured as 97 x 4 car units.


Features and Facts

Manufacturer: BREL
Entry into service: 1992-1994
Fleet size: 388 vehicles
Unit formation: DMOS-TOS-TOSL-DMOS
Unit seating capacity: Standard class: 327, Tip up: 7
Dimensions of unit: DMOS: 20.89m, TOS/L: 20.06m
Traction type: electric 750V DC third rail
Maximum speed: 75mph
Maximum acceleration: 0.98 ms-2
Regenerative braking
Accessible: TSI PRM compliant
CET toilets: 1 x standard, 1 x UAT
Passenger information system
Remote condition monitoring
Overhead luggage storage
Bicycle storage