Vange Marsh Nature Reserve is a much loved nature reserve full of local wildlife to enjoy.


It's easy to reach Vange Marsh Nature Reserve, in Essex, by train. Simply hop on a train to Pitsea station and then it's just a short walk - just along the railway by footpaths so you can do some cheeky trainspotting on the way! If that's your thing of course… and it is ours.


For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Vange Marsh Nature Reserve’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Weekdays05:15 - 22:00
Saturday 06:15 - 22:00
Sunday 07:15 - 22:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Shops note<p>Newsagents on main concourse </p>
Telephone typesCoins only
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes

Inside newsagents 

ATM notes

Main concourse opposite booking office. 

Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Toilets notes<p>Booking hall </p>
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 20:00

Saturday - Sunday - Bank Holidays - 09:00 - 16:00

Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day

0345 744 4422 (option 3, followed by option 3)

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces114
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£238.80
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces5
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Outside front of station
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Lift access is available from street level to all platforms

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable

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