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Customer services

This section aims to answer your questions about travelling with Southern.

How to contact Southern

For information on which team to contact please visit our Contact us page.

Your questions

Can’t find the information you are looking for? Try our frequently asked questions section.

Frequently asked questions

Have you received good service?

If you have received great service from a member of staff you can send us your comments, and nominate them for an excellence award. Nomination forms are available at most stations or you can download one below. You can also email or use our online form to recognise our staff for providing excellent customer service.

Online form: Customer service praise form


PDF Staff excellence nomination form (469KB)

If you have any feedback

If you want to give us any feedback you can email us at:

Alternatively, the following organisations can be contacted:

For journeys outside the London area contact Transport Focus on 0300 123 2350

Transport Focus
Transport Focus
PO Box 5594
Southend on Sea

For journeys within the London area contact London Travelwatch on 020 3176 2999

London Travelwatch
169 Union Street


You can also download our complaints document below, for information on how to contact us.

PDF Southern complaints document (160KB)