Units in current service


Listed below are brief details of the units currently in service in the Southern Electric area.

If you require more detailed information on these units there are several stock books available for purchase.

Our magazine Live Rail carries regular updates on the units.

 

 

Class 313/2

 

Class 313

Brighton Coastway services

3 car units (DMSO-TSO-BDMSO)

Built by BREL York

Introduced 1976 to 1977

Units numbered 313 201 to 313 220

All in Southern livery

 

Class 375/3 (Electrostar)

Class 375

Express and outer suburban units

3 car units (DMSO-TSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2001 to 2002

Owned by Eversholt Leasing

Units numbered 375 301 to 375 310

All in Southeastern blue livery

 

Class 375/6 (Electrostar)

Class 375

Express and outer suburban units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-PTSO-DMCO)

Built by Adtranz Derby

Introduced 1999 to 2001

Owned by Eversholt Leasing

Units numbered 375 601 to 375 630

All in Southeastern blue livery

 

Class 375/7 (Electrostar)

Class 375

Express units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-PTSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2001 to 2002

Owned by Eversholt Leasing

Units numbered 375 701 to 375 715

All in Southeastern blue livery

 

Class 375/8 (Electrostar) 

Class 375

Express units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-TSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2004

Owned by Eversholt Leasing

Units numbered 375 801 to 375 830

All in Connex/Southeastern livery

 

Class 375/9 (Electrostar)  

Class 375

Express units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-TSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2003 – 2004

Owned by Eversholt Leasing

Units numbered 375 901 to 375 927

All in Connex/Southeastern livery

 

Class 376 (Electrostar)    

Class 376

Inner suburban units

5 car units (DMSO-MSO-TSO-MSO-DMSO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2004 – 2005

Owned by Eversholt Rail

Units numbered 376 001 to 376 036

All in Connex/Southeastern livery

 

Class 377 (Electrostar)

Express and outer suburban units

4 car units (DMSO-MSO-TSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2002 – 2003

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 377 001 to 377 164

All in Southern livery

 

Class 377/2 (Electrostar)

Class 377

Express and outer suburban units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-PTSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2003 – 2004

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 377 201 to 377 215

Some in Southern livery, some in First Group livery

 

Class 377/3 (Electrostar)

377 311 at Littlehampton.jpeg

Express and outer surburban units

3 car units (DMCO-TSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2001 – 2002

These units were originally built as Class 375 but were redesignated as 377/3 when fitted with Dellner couplers.

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 377 301 to 377 328

All in Southern Livery

 

 

Class 377/4 (Electrostar) 

Class 374/4

Express and outer suburban units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-TSO-DMCO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Introduced 2004 – 2005

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 377 401 to 377 475

All in Southern livery

 

377/6 (Electrostar)  

Class 377/6

Express and outer suburban units

5 car units (DMSO-MSO-TSO-MSO-DMSO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Class Introduced 2012 – 2013

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 377 601 to 377 626

All in Southern livery

 

 

377/7 (Electrostar)  

Class 377/7

Express and outer suburban units

5 car units (DMSO-MSO-PTSO-MSO-DMSO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Class Introduced 2013 – 2014

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 377 701 to 377 708

All in Southern livery

 

 

387/1 (Electrostar)

Express units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-PTSO-DMSO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Class introduced 2014 – 2015

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 387 101 to 387 129

Units delivered in Govia Thameslink interim livery

These units were originally built for Thameslink but during 2016 – 2017 are being transferred to Great Northern

 

387/2 (Electrostar) 

Class 387/2

Express units

4 car units (DMCO-MSO-PTSO-DMSO)

Built by Bombardier Derby

Class Introduced 2015 – 2016

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 387 201 to 387 227

All in Gatwick Express livery

 

395 (Javelin)

Class 395

High speed units

6 car units (PDTSO-MSO-MSO-MSO-PDTSO)

Built by Hitachi, Japan

Class Introduced 2006 – 2009

Owned by Eversholt Rail

Units numbered 395 001 to 395 029

All in Southeastern Blue livery

 

442 (Wessex) 

Class 442

Express units

5 car units (DTSO-TSO-MBC-TSO-DTSO)

Built by BREL Derby

Class Introduced 1988 – 1989

Owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered 442 001 to 442 424

Currently out of service, some units are now being refurbished and having new traction motors fitted for future use.

 

Class 444 (Desiro UK)

Class 444

Express units

5 car units (DMCO-TSO-TSO-TSORMB-DMSO)

Built by Siemens

Introduced 2003 to 2004

Units owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered between 444 001 to 444 045

Are in the process of being repainted into South Western Railway livery from the Stagecoach livery.

 

 

 

Class 450 (Desiro UK)

Class 450

Outer suburban units

4 car units (DMSO-TSO-TSO-DMSO)

Note: Units 450 111 to 450 127 are (DMSO-TSO-TCO-DMSO)

Built by Siemens

Introduced 2002 – 2006

Units owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered between 450 001 to 450 127

All in Stagecoach Livery

 

 

 

Class 450/5 (Desiro UK)

Class 450/5

Outer suburban units

4 car units (DMSO-TCO-TSO-DMSO)

Built by Siemens

Introduced 2002 to 2004

Units owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered between 450 543 to 450 570

All in Stagecoach livery

 

Class 455

Class 455

Inner suburban units

4 car units (DTSO-MSO-TSO-DTSO)

Built by BREL York

Introduced 1984 to 1985

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 5701 to 5750

All in South West Trains livery

 

 

 

 

Class 455/8

Class 455/8

Inner suburban units

4 car units (DTSO-MSO-TSO-DTSO)

Built by BREL York

Introduced 1982 to 1984

Owned by Eversholt Rail

Units numbered 455 801 to 455 846

All in Southern livery

 

 

Class 455/8

Class 455/8

Inner suburban units

4 car units (DTSO-MSO-TSO-DTSO)

Built by BREL York

Introduced 1982 to 1984

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 5847 to 5874

All in South West Trains livery

 

 

 

Class 455/9

Class 455/9

Inner suburban units

4 car units (DTSO-MSO-TSO-DTSO)

Built by BREL York

Introduced 1985

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 5901 to 5920

All in South West Trains livery

 

 

Class 456

Class 456

Inner suburban units

2 car units (DMSO-DTSO)

Built by BREL York

Introduced 1990 to 1991

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 456 001 to 456 024

All in South West Trains livery

 

 

Units 458 (Juniper)

Class 458

Outer suburban units

5 car units (DMSO-TSO-TSO-MSO-DMSO)

Built by Alstom Birmingham

Introduced 1998 to 2000

Owned by Porterbrook Leasing

Units numbered 458 501 to 458 536        All in Stagecoach livery

Note: these units have a complicated history, refer to stock books for full information.

 

 

Class 465/0 (Networker)

Class 465

Inner/outer suburban units

4 car units (DMSO-TSO-TSO-DMSO)

Built by BREL

Introduced 1991 to 1993

Owned by Eversholt Rail

Units numbered 465 001 to 465 050

All in Southeastern Suburban livery

 

Class 465/1 (Networker)

Class 465/1

Inner/outer suburban units

4 car units (DMSO-TSO-TSO-DMSO)

Built by BREL

Introduced 1991 to 1993

Owned by Eversholt Rail

Units numbered 465 151 to 465 197

All in Southeastern Suburban livery

 

 

Class 465/2 (Networker)

Class 465/2

Inner/outer suburban units

4 car units (DMSO-TSO-TSO-DMSO)

Built by Metro-Cammell

Introduced 1991 to 1993

Owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered 465 235 to 465 250

All in Southeastern Suburban livery

 

 

 

Class 465/9 (Networker)

Class 465/9

Outer suburban units

4 car units (DMCO-TSO-TSO-DMCO)

Built by Metro-Cammell

Introduced 1991 to 1993

Owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered 465 901 to 465 934

All in Southeastern Suburban livery

 

 

 

Class 466 (Networker)

Class 466 (photograph by Andrew Butcher)

Inner/outer suburban units

2 car units (DMSO-DTSO)

Built by GEC-Alsthom

Introduced 1993 to 1994

Owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered 466 001 to 466043

All in Southeastern Suburban livery

 

 

Class 483

483 008 at Ryde Pier. Photograph Graham Lelliott

Isle of Wight stock

2 car units (DMSO – DMSO)

Built by Metro-Cammell

Built 1938 for London Transport converted for third rail running 1989 – 1990

Owned by South West Trains

Units numbered between 483 002 to 483 009. with gaps due to withdrawal.

 

 

 

 

Class 700/0 (Desiro City)

700 015 at Wimbledon. Photograph by Mike G McDermott

Express units

Dual voltage

8 car units   (DMCO-PTSO-MSO-TSO-TSO-MSO-PTSO-DMCO)

Built by Siemens

Introduced 2015

Financed by Cross London Trains

Units numbered 700 001 to 700 060

Units in Govia Thameslink livery

Units are in the process of being delivered

 

 

Class 700/1 (Desiro City)

700 103 at Goring by the Sea. Photograph by Andy Robertson.

Express units

Dual voltage

12 car units (DMCO-PTSO-MSO-MSO-TSO-TSO-TSO-TSO-MSO-MSO-PTSO-DMCO)

Built by Siemens

Introduced 2015

Financed by Cross London Trains

Units numbered 700 101 to 700 155

Units in Govia Thameslink livery

Units are in the process of being delivered

 

 

Class 707 (Desiro City)

707 005 Reading. Photograph by Sam SImpson

Inner/outer suburban units

5 car units (DMSO – PTSO – TSO – TSO – DMSO)

Built by Siemens

Introduced 2017

Owned by Angel Trains

Units numbered 707 001 to 707 030

Units are being delivered in South West inner suburban livery

In the process of being delivered