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Re: Amersham or Chesham

Post by Tube Geek » 02 Apr 2016, 17:29

What do you mean by time out?
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Re: Amersham or Chesham

Post by Iain » 02 Apr 2016, 18:52

I'm not sure who that was directed at, I can't see where anyone said "time out". It normally refers to when Oyster cards exceed the time limit between touching in and out (this varies according to the stations involved).

I did say "time down" - by which I mean the time taken to do all the stations in the top left corner yp to and including N Harrow.
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Re: Amersham or Chesham

Post by Tube Geek » 02 Apr 2016, 20:28

Whoops! Sorry, meant time down! Oh well you've answered it now!
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Re: Amersham or Chesham

Post by A Challenge » 18 May 2016, 15:28

Iain wrote:You're right - with the 8 minute double back plus a wait to reverse at Chesham, it's usually slower, but occasionally it works. As you get Chilterns coming through at Amersham, and there's a reversing siding, the wait at Amersham may be shorter.

There's at least one other option for a NW start that's been used as part of a route before now
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Re: Amersham or Chesham

Post by Iain » 18 May 2016, 15:42

If you have a faster time starting from there then the answer's obviously "yes". :)
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