Grays station offers fast and reliable services direct to the heart of the city. Grays station is ideally located for South Essex College’s Thurrock campus. If you're a student get set up with a free Student Smartcard to receive 1/3 off your train fare.
Grays station ticket office is open 05:10-22:00 Monday to Friday and 07:15-22:00 Saturday and Sunday. Self-service ticket machines are available to purchase and collect pre-paid tickets. Oyster machines are also available to continue your journey around London with ease.
Assistance and Access
If you require staff assistance at the station, please call 0800 028 28 78. Assistance is available 24 hours a day. There are no lifts at the station, however step free access is available from Station Approach to platform 1 and Crown Road to platforms 2 and 3. Accessible ticket machines and an induction loop are available for the hard of hearing and impaired mobility set down is available outside either entrance on Station Approach or Crown Road. National key toilets are on Platform 1.
You can lock up your bike in one of 90 cycle racks, available at the entrance to station car park and on Crown Road near to bus stops, to keep your bike safe.
Places to go
Grays is the largest town in the borough of Thurrock. Culture vultures and history buffs will enjoy the Thameside Theatre and the Thurrock History Museum. For fun for all the family head to Grays Beach Riverside - the beach has a playground that includes a pirate ship and a bouncy castle. intu Lakeside shopping centre in at c2c's Chafford Hundred station is also close by.
Live Departure Board
The departure board will be refreshed automatically every 2 minutes
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There are no lifts at the station, but step free access is available from Station Approach to platform 1 and Crown Road to platforms 2/3
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Outside either entrance on Station Approach or Crown Road
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Exit the station via platforms 2/3 and turn left onto Crown Road:
- If travelling towards Rainham/Upminster/London, use bus bay 1
- If travelling towards Tilbury/Southend, use bus bay 8
Yes, located on Crown Road adjacent to exit from platforms 2/3
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
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