Skip to main content

NUS Banner

You can now book Grand Central tickets up to six months in advance - Find out more

Students save 25% on Grand Central Advance tickets - Find out more

Standalone QTT

Search box

Southend Central Train Station

Southend Central

Southend Central station
Clifftown Road
Southend-on-Sea
Essex
SS1 1AB

GET DIRECTIONS

Ticket office opening hours:

Monday - Friday - 05:45 to 18:45
Saturday - 06:30 to 21:00
Sunday - 07:30 to 19:00

  • NO Waiting room
  • YES Ticket machine
  • YES Toilet
  • YES Impaired Access Staff

Station facilities

  • Restrooms
    • Toilets YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Toilets Note

      The toilets are located on the Platforms 3 & 4 Concourse.

      The National key toilets are located on the Platforms 3/4 Concourse; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key.

  • Ticketing Services & Information
    • Oyster Pre-Pay No
    • Ticket Machine YES Yes
    • Penalty Fares CC
    • Smartcard Notes Smartcard Issued: No
      Smartcard Validator: Yes

      For additional details on 'c2c Smart' please visit http://www.c2c-online.co.uk/smartcard or pick up a leaflet at the station. 

  • Ticketing Hours
    • Ticket Office Hours Monday - Friday - 05:45 to 18:45
      Saturday - 06:30 to 21:00
      Sunday - 07:30 to 19:00
  • Station Information
    • ATM YES Yes
    • Baby Change YES Yes
    • Bureau De Change No
    • Lost Property YES Yes
    • Post Box YES Yes
    • Shops YES Yes
    • Seated Area YES Yes
    • Station Buffet YES Yes
    • Showers No
    • Trolley No
    • Wifi YES Yes
    • Waiting Room No
    • Lost Property Phone number: 03457 44 44 22

      Operator Name: Operated by c2c
    • Lost Property: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Customer Service Note Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 20:00 Saturday, Sunday, Public Holidays: 09:00 - 16:00 Christmas Day & Boxing Day: Closed 0345 744 4422 (option 3, followed by option 3) [email protected]
    • Information Systems DepartureScreensAnnouncements
    • Lost Property Number 03457 44 44 22
    • Staffing Level YES Yes
  • Station Location & Directions
    • Latitude 51.5370680411
    • Longitude 0.7117404187
  • Accessibility
    • Accessible Public Telephones YES Yes
    • Accessible Taxis No
    • First Class Lounge No
    • Help Points YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Booking Office Counter YES Yes
    • Impared Access Staff YES Yes
    • Impared Access Ticket Gate YES Yes
    • Impaired Accessible Ticket Machines YES Yes
    • Induction Loop No
    • Impaired Mobility Set Down YES Yes
    • National Key Toilets YES Yes
    • Ramp for Train Access YES Yes
    • Wheel chairs Available No
    • Impaired Access Helpline Hours Monday - Sunday - open 24h
    • Impaired Access Staff Help Hours Monday - Friday - 07:00 to 21:00
    • Helpline YES Yes
    • Helpline Contact Details 03457 44 44 22
    • Helpline Contact URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
    • Impared Mobility Set Down

      Outside station entrance on Clifftown Road

    • National Key Toilets Platforms 3/4 concourse. This can be accessed using a radar key.
    • Step Free Access wholeStation
    • Step Free Access Coverage Whole Station
  • Parking
    • Car Parking Details

      Please note that the off peak parking rate commences after 10:00, Mondays to Fridays 


      Email: [email protected]
      Phone number: 0845 050 70 80

      Operator Name: National Car Parks Ltd
      Name: Station Car Park
      Spaces: 138
      Charges:
      Off-peak: N/A
      PerHour: N/A
      Daily: £7.60
      Weekly: N/A
      Monthly: £113.00
      ThreeMonthly: N/A
      SixMonthly: N/A
      Annual: £1191.00
      Saturday: N/A
      Sunday: N/A
      Note:

      Please note that the off peak parking rate commences after 10:00, Mondays to Fridays 



      Number Accessible Spaces: 2
      Cctv: Yes
      Open:
      - open 24h
      - open 24h
      Saturday - open 24h
      Sunday - open 24h
      Url: http://www.ncp.co.uk
  • Phones, Internet & Wi-fi
    • Station Amenities: Telephone YES Yes
    • Web Kiosk: Available No
    • Station Amenities: Wi-Fi Free c2c Wi-Fi (http://www.c2c-online.co.uk/travel-information/free-wifi/)
    • Telephone: Usage Type Cards
  • Dining and Shopping
    • Dining & Shopping: Shops YES Yes
    • Dining & Shopping: Station Buffet YES Yes
  • Cycle Storage
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Closed Circuit TV YES Yes
    • Cycle Hire: Note The Comfy Saddle offers Cycle Hire from Southend Central station. (http://www.thecomfysaddle.co.uk/)
    • Location Outside platforms 1/2 & on platform 3/4 concourse
    • Sheltered YES Yes
    • Spaces 17
    • Type Stands
  • Bus information
    • Bus Service: Availability YES Yes
    • Bus Service: Note Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here (http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/posters/SOC.pdf)
  • Baggage Services
    • Left Luggage: Available No
    • Left Luggage: URL https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
  • Airport
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note Southend Airport - Trains available from Southend Victoria (http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/SOV/details.html?) to Southend Airport station. 
  • Taxi Information
    • Availability YES Yes
    • Note No - but taxis are available in the town centre 
  • Other transportation
    • Cycle Hire YES Yes
    • Rail Replacement Services

      Bus stops on Clifftown Road near The Last Public House

Useful links
Ticket types and fares

Discover our range of ticket types and find the best fares for your journey

Ticket types and fares
Destinations and attractions

Find out more about the most popular destinations on our network

Destinations & attractions
Changes to train times

Look for planned changes to timetables on the dates you are due to travel

Changes to train times
Popular routes

Discover the most popular routes on our network and plan your next journey

Popular routes