Purfleet station is between Grays and Rainham stations in South Essex on the Thames. Purfleet town has a rich military history to explore, with intu Lakeside shopping centre and RSPB Rainham Marshes nature reserve both nearby.

Tickets

Ticket Machines for purchasing tickets on the day and pre purchased tickets are available. Oyster ticket Machines are available however, Oyster pre-paid is not.

Assistance and access

There are no lifts at the station, but step free access is available to both platforms via the level crossing/ramps. Accessible ticket machines and an induction loop are available. Impaired mobility set down is available outside the station entrance. National key toilets are not available.

Cycle racks

42 cycle racks are available.

Places to go

Purfleet has the only remaining gunpowder magazine which is now part of the Garrison Heritage and Military Centre. The museum is open to the public on Thursdays, Sundays and on bank holidays. The town is also the where anti-aircraft gunners shot down a German zeppelin in WWI. If you love culture, check out the High House Production Park, a centre for creative skills and artists. Birdwatchers will love Rainham Marches, an RSPB nature reserve where you can spot many rare birds.

Additional Information

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    Services Information
    Staffing Level Part-time
    Unavailable Left Luggage
    Available Lost Property
    Mon To Fri: 08:00 – 20:00
    Sat-Sun: 09:00 – 16:00
    Available CCTV
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    Available Ticket Machines
    Available Ticket Office
    Mon To Fri 06:15 – 13:40
    Sat 06:15 – 13:40
    Sun 00:00 – 00:00
    Sun 00:00 – 00:00
    Available Collection of Pre Purchased Tickets
    Available Oyster Pre Paid
    Available Oyster Top Up
    Unavailable Travelcard Area
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    Unavailable Seated Area
    Available Waiting Rooms On Platform 1
    Unavailable Trolleys
    Available Refreshment Facilities
    Available Toilets Disable toilet available
    Unavailable Baby Changing
    Unavailable Pay Phones
    Unavailable Post Box
    Unavailable Tourist Information Office
    Unavailable Shops
    Available Wifi
    Unavailable Web Kiosk
    Unavailable ATM Machine
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    Services Information
    Available Helpline
    Mon To Sun : 00:00 – 00:00
    Mon To Sun : 00:00 – 00:00
    Available Customer Help Points
    Unavailable Staff Help
    Unavailable Accessible Ticket Office Counter
    Available Induction Loop
    Available Ramp for train access
    Unavailable Accessible public telephones
    Available National key toilets Disabled toilet available with RADAR key
    Available Step free access coverage All station
    There are no lifts at the station, but step free access is available to both platforms via the level crossing/ramps
    Available Impaired mobility set down Outside station entrance
    Available Disabled parking
    Unavailable Accessible taxis
    Unavailable Wheelchairs
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    Available Cycle storage availability
    Available Cycle storage CCTV
    Cycle storage location
    Available Cycle storage sheltered
    Available Cycle storage # spaces 42
    Cycle storage type Stands
    Rail replacement services location Bus stops on London Road, outside and opposite Purfleet General Stores
    Unavailable Taxi rank
    Available Bus services Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
    Available Metro services
    Unavailable Airport services
    Available Port services
    Unavailable Car hire services
    Unavailable Cycle hire
    Available Car Park: Station Car Park
    Operator National Car Parks Ltd
    Telephone 03457 44 44 22
    Spaces 17
    Charges Off-peak: £3.00
    Daily £5.80
    N/A per hour
    £23.50 per week
    £87.80 per month
    £891.00 per annum
    Opening Times
    Mon To Sun 24 Hours