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Trains to Southend Victoria enter Southend-on-Sea from the north, coming to rest in the heart of this Essex seaside town. The station is situated in the Victoria Circus, which underwent a £7 million revamp in 2011 - it was then that The Return, a £50,000 sculpture by Belgian artist Rene Julien, was placed in front of the station. Depicting a couple gleefully greeting, presumably after a long journey to Southend Victoria, it captures the romance of train journeys perfectly. Southend Victoria is a terminus station, closing the Shenfield to Southend Line, and is perfectly positioned in the town centre. Visitors can reach the Southend Library, the Central Museum - featuring a Saxon gold haul - and the pedestrianized High Street in a matter of minutes. The seaside is of course the main attraction, with seven miles of seafront, the world's longest Pleasure Pier, and family-friendly attractions such as the Adventure Island Fun Park and Sea Life Adventure Aquarium.

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Trainline's top spots near Southend Victoria station

Looking for a coffee on the way to the station? We've collected a list of our favourite independent coffee houses and eateries within walking distance of the station - check them out below!

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The Novel Coffee Shop 5 minutes Charity run coffee shop selling books as well as coffee, homemade cakes & lunches.
Clarence Restaurant & Cafe 8 minutes Freshly-made meals and fresh coffee.
Sicily Coffee House 6 minutes Quaint cafe serving delicious pastries.

 

 

Southend Victoria station has one main entrance and a side entrance. Both lead into the concourse, which opens directly onto all four platforms. On the concourse you'll find a ticket office, ticket machines and a few shops. All departures are towards London Liverpool Street, and usually use platforms 3 or 4, which are the closest to the ticket barriers. Toilets, including accessible facilities, can be found at the end of platform 1.

Departures and arrivals from Southend Victoria

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Southend Victoria station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia06:451On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:003On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:114On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:231On time
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:354On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia06:374On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia06:541On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:164On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:341On time
from London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia07:493On time
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