British Rail Class 466

British electric multiple units

The Class 466 750V DC third rail electric multiple unit (EMU) is a suburban EMU, which operates with Class 465 EMUs in southeast London and Kent on the Southeastern network. It is a member of the Networker family of trains.

British Rail Class 466
466006 at Maidstone West operating on the Medway Valley Line.
In service1993 - present
ManufacturerMetro Cammell
Family nameNetworker
Number built43 trainsets
Formation2 cars per trainset
Car lengthDMOS -68ft 6 1/2in (20.89m) DTSO – 68ft 6 1/2in (20.89m)
Width9ft 3in (2.81m)
Height12ft 4 1/2in (3.77m)
Maximum speed75mph 121 km/k
WeightTotal – 72.4 tonnes
Power output804hp (600kW)
Electric system(s)750V dc third rail
466018 at Bromley North operating the Bromley North Line shuttle.