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 minutes. Prittlewell 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
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|Weekdays||06:00 - 13:00|
|Saturday||06:00 - 13:00|
|Staffing level||Part time|
|Telephone types||Coins and cards|
|Bureau de Change||Unavailable|
|Tourist Information Office||Unavailable|
|Staff Help notes|
Please note that assistance is only available during the station staffed hours (see above), unless pre-booked.
|Customer Service notes|
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||Available|
|Weekdays||Open 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|
|Cycle storage spaces||6|
|Sheltered cycle storage||Unavailable|
|Cycle storage CCTV||Available|
|Cycle storage notes|
|Step-free access||Part of station|
|Step-free access notes|
Step free access to London bound platform only
|Ramps for train access||Available|
|Accessible ticket machines||Available|
|Accessible Booking Office counter||Available|
|Accessible taxis notes|
Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
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