Christmas lights along our route

Even though Christmas seems to start earlier each year, it never truly gets going until the Christmas lights come on. Here are some of the best Christmas lights to brighten up those long winter nights. Make sure to grab our GroupSave deal if you’re travelling in a group of three or more adults and save a third on your train tickets.

Travel from South Essex to London return from £12 with our Online Advance tickets

Oxford Street Christmas lights

Oxford Street Christmas Lights

Switches on 13 November 2021

This year the world famous Oxford Street light display is truly going all out. Brand new to the display are 27 individual LED curtains draped over the entire street, made with a whopping 220,000 sparkling lights.

Nearest c2c station: Fenchurch Street then Central Line to Oxford Circus

Carnaby Street Christmas lights

Carnaby Street Christmas Lights

Switches on 4 November 2021

Carnaby has teamed up with refugee charity Choose Love (which has a pop-up store at 3 Carnaby Street) for Carnaby Kaleidoscope, an overhead display of over 600 shimmering butterflies signifying rebirth, transformation, change, hope and life.

Nearest c2c station: Fenchurch Street then Central Line to Oxford Circus

Great savings when you buy online

Make sure to nab the best savings with a GroupSave offer valid on all off-peak tickets (weekends and weekdays), or book ahead online in advance and save on off-peak weekday ticket too. Bargain!

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