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 Carry On actress Joan Sims' 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 tickets 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 are 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.
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 is 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.
Retroville is a local bar just a short walk from Laindon 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
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Step free access is available from the street level to all platforms
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Bus stops outside main station entrance (Shoeburyness bound)
Outside main station entrance
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
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