C2C Rail

Laindon Station


Station Approach,Laindon,Essex

Opening Hours:
Mon To Fri: 05:15-22:00
Sat-Sun: 06:15-21:00

Just down the line from bustling Basildon, and 20 miles from London Fenchurch Street lies the small town of Laindon. Opened in 1888, Laindon Station transports nearly 2 million people a year with four trains an hour eastbound to the Essex coast and west bound to London.

Laindon Trivia: Did you know British actress Joan Sims from Carry On fame’s father was Laindon’s Station Master when she was growing up in the town.


Laindon Ticket Office is open 05:15-22:00 Monday to Friday and 06:15-21:00 Saturday and Sunday. Self-service ticket machines for purchasing on the day and pre purchased tickets are available. Oyster ticket Machines are not available.

Assistance and Access

Step free access is available from street level to all platforms at Laindon Station. Accessible ticket machines and an induction loop is available for the hard of hearing. National key toilets are available on Platform 3. Laindon Station is committed to providing the best service to meet all our clients’ needs. If you require assistance for your journey please call us 24hr a day on 03457 444422 at least four hours before you travel. 

Cycle Racks

Get to the station the eco way and lock up your bike safely with 48 cycle racks available outside the Laindon train station entrance.

Things to do in Laindon

Laindon is a green town – there are many woods, parks and open fields to enjoy. If you want to discover more about the wildlife that inhabits this area pay a visit to Langdon Visitor Centre. Children will have a ball running around the woodland looking for butterflies and birds. Golf is a popular past time at Dunton Hills Family Golf Centre and Langdon Hills Golf and Country Club are only a short distance away.

Drinks and Dining

The Four Seasons and Laindon Hills are affordable pubs only a short walk away from the station. If you are looking for something a little more upmarket then head to Laindon Hills Golf and Country Club. Just down the line from Laindon station lies Basildon where there are a number of restaurants in the Festival Leisure Park.


Close by are Eastgate and Westgate shopping centres where a plethora of high street favourites can be found.

Night Life

Retroville is a local bar just a short walk for the Laindon train station. Close by is the Festival Leisure Park which has a bowling alley, cinema and a large night club complex.

Live Departure Board

The departure board will be refreshed automatically every 2 minutes

Additional Information

Passenger Services

Services Information
Staffing Level Part-time
Unavailable Left Luggage
Available Lost Property
Mon To Fri: 08:00 - 20:00
Sat-Sun: 09:00 - 16:00
Available CCTV


Services Information
Available Ticket Machines
Available Ticket Office
Mon To Fri 05:15 - 22:00
06:15 - 21:00
Available Collection of Pre Purchased Tickets
Unavailable Oyster Pre Paid
Unavailable Oyster Top Up
Unavailable Travelcard Area


Services Information
Available Seated Area
Unavailable Waiting Rooms
Unavailable Trolleys
Available Refreshment Facilities
Available Toilets

Platform 3 

Available Baby Changing
Available Pay Phones Cards and Coins
Available Post Box
Unavailable Tourist Information Office
Available Shops
Available Wifi
Unavailable Web Kiosk
Available ATM Machine


Services Information
Available Helpline 03457 44 44 22
Mon To Sun : 00:00 - 00:00
Mon To Sun : 00:00 - 00:00
Available Customer Help Points
Unavailable Staff Help
Unavailable Accessible Ticket Machines
Unavailable Accessible Ticket Office Counter
Available Induction Loop
Available Ramp for train access
Unavailable Accessible public telephones
Available National key toilets

Platform 3 

Available Step free access coverage All station

Step free access is available from the street level to all platforms

Available Impaired mobility set down

Outside main station entrance

Unavailable Disabled parking
Unavailable Accessible taxis
Unavailable Wheelchairs