c2c line status: Good service

Company information

c2c is an award-winning train operator running services between Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness, serving 26 stations in East London and South Essex. In 2015 we were named Passenger Operator of the Year at the National Rail Awards, and as London’s best commuter operator in Which? magazine’s 2015 survey of rail companies. We are committed to putting the customer at the heart of everything we do.

c2c is part of the National Express group - a leading international public transport operator, with bus, coach and rail services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East.

Our company name is NXET Trains Limited, registered number 07897267.

Our registered address is National Express House, Birmingham Coach Station, Mill Lane, Digbeth, Birmingham B5 6DD.


Since the line was first built in the 1850s it has operated under a number of different names.

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Vision and values

We strive to consistently deliver frequent, high performing public transport services which offer excellent value. Underpinning this vision we share a common set of values from our parent company National Express.

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Advertising and charities on c2c

If you’d like to promote your business on the c2c route or are a charity enquiring about fundraising you can find more information about working with us. 

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