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Trains to Prittlewell

Prittlewell train station serves the community of Prittlewell, a mainly residential area of Southend-on-Sea, Essex, situated between Southend Airport and Southend Victoria. London’s Liverpool Street station is 40 miles to the west and the typical journey time to the station is 56 minutesPrittlewell station lies on the Shenfield to Southend Line with services operated by Greater Anglia at an off-peak frequency of three trains per hour. There are no trains on Sundays. 

Prittlewell train station opened in 1889 with the line from Southend to Wickford. A goods yard near the station was used for handling coal until its closure in 1967. Today, the station comprises of two platforms with step-free access only to the London bound platform 1. There are sheltered seating areas for passengers on both sides and the platforms are linked by a footbridge with steps over the line. A ticket office is located at the entrance to platform 1 and there is a self-service ticket machine on the platform. 

Prittlewell train station is the nearest station to Roots Hall, the home ground of “The Shrimpers”, Southend United F.C

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Prittlewell station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Prittlewell. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Prittlewell station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours : No train service on Sundays
    DayOpening Hours
    Weekdays06:00 - 13:00
    Saturday 06:00 - 13:00
    Sunday Closed
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Postbox : False
  • Telephones :
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Staff Help Notes :

    Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.

  • Customer Service Notes :

    Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00ÿ
    Sunday 10:00-20:00ÿ
    Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00ÿ

    The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

    Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


  • Customer help points :


  • CCTV :



  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Station Car Park
  • Carpark operator : National Car Parks Ltd
  • Car parking spaces : 42
  • Car parking charges :

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 6
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage location : Within forecourt


  • Step-free access : Part of station
  • Step-free access notes :

    Step free access to London bound platform only

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines :
  • Accessible Booking Office counter :
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

Trains to Prittlewell


Station Approach, Prittlewell, Southend on Sea, SS2 5BT
Ticket Office Hours
No train service on Sundays
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays06:00 - 13:00
Saturday 06:00 - 13:00
Sunday Closed

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