Southend East station gives you access to a quiter side of Southend. Stroll past the beautiful painted beach huts along the blue flag beach or enjoy a drink at one of the boutique hotels or cafes whilst taking in the sweeping views of the Estuary.
Ticket Machines for purchasing tickets on the day and pre purchased tickets. Oyster ticket machines are NOT available.
Assistance and access
Induction loops and accessible ticket machines are available. Step free access is only available from Ambleside Drive to platform 1. Impaired mobility set down is available. National key toilets are available on platform 1. Staff assistance at the station is available on request - please call 03457 444 422. Assistance is available 24 hours a day.
90 cycle storage spaces are available and are located outside the ticket office on platform 1 and at Riviera Drive.
Places to go
A sense of fun and history characterises Southend East, as well as the charming beach huts. There are water sports on offer - from jetskis to kayaking. History buffs will love Southchurch Hall, a medieval moated house only a short walk from the station. Why not take the family to Southchurch Park and enjoy a picnic or a game of cricket? There are a number of restaurants along Eastern Esplanade. Check out Roslin Beach hotel or Ocean Beach - both with an enviable views of the Estuary. And of course plenty of traditional fish and chip spots. Discover more great days out tips in our Southend destination guide.
Live Departure Board
The departure board will be refreshed automatically every 2 minutes
|Available||Collection of Pre Purchased Tickets|
|Unavailable||Oyster Pre Paid|
|Unavailable||Oyster Top Up|
|Available||Pay Phones||Cards and Coins|
|Unavailable||Tourist Information Office|
03457 44 44 22
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|Available||Accessible Ticket Office Counter|
|Available||Ramp for train access|
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|Available||National key toilets||
|Available||Step free access coverage||
Step free access is only available from Ambleside Drive to platform 1 (London bound)
|Unavailable||Impaired mobility set down|
|Available||Cycle storage availability|
|Available||Cycle storage CCTV|
|Cycle storage location||Outside ticket office on platform 1 and at Riviera Drive entrance|
|Available||Cycle storage sheltered|
|Available||Cycle storage # spaces||90|
|Cycle storage type||Stands|
|Rail replacement services location||
Bus stops adjacent to Ilfracombe Avenue on Southchurch Road (London bound)
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
|Unavailable||Car hire services|
|Available||Car Park: Station Car Park||