Basildon railway station

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Basildon National Rail
Basildon
Location
Place Basildon
Local authority Basildon
Coordinates 51°34′04″N 0°27′24″E / 51.5679°N 0.4566°E / 51.5679; 0.4566Coordinates: 51°34′04″N 0°27′24″E / 51.5679°N 0.4566°E / 51.5679; 0.4566
Grid reference TQ703883
Operations
Station code BSO
Managed by c2c
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  2.117 million
2005/06 Increase 2.160 million
2006/07 Increase 2.289 million
2007/08 Increase 2.538 million
2008/09 Decrease 2.534 million
2009/10 Decrease 2.430 million
2010/11 Increase 2.487 million
2011/12 Increase 2.622 million
2012/13 Increase 2.668 million
2013/14 Increase 2.764 million
History
Key dates Opened 25 November 1974 (25 November 1974)
Original company British Rail
National RailUK railway stations
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Basildon from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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View eastward, towards Southend-on-Sea in 1983

Basildon railway station is located in Basildon, Essex, England. The station was opened in 1974. It is managed by and all train services are operated by c2c. It is situated between Laindon railway station and Pitsea railway station and located 24.17 mi (38.90 km) by rail from Fenchurch Street.

Ticket office[edit]

The ticket office has three serving positions and is open Monday - Friday 05.15 - 22.00, Saturday and Sunday 06.15 - 21.30. The ticket hall houses a retail unit as well as a Scheidt & Bachmann Self Service Ticket Machine and a Shere FASTticket Machine. A cash machine is also sited in the ticket hall.[citation needed]

Platforms[edit]

The station has two platforms. Both are located on the upper level, they can be reached by a fixed staircase or by a lift.[citation needed]

Services[edit]

Basildon station is served solely by London, Tilbury and Southend Line trains heading inbound to Fenchurch Street railway station in central London and outbound to Shoeburyness in eastern Essex.

Monday-Friday off-peak and Saturday service pattern

  • 4 trains per hour to London Fenchurch Street. On Sundays there are 2 trains per hour to London Fenchurch Street.
  • 4 trains per hour to Shoeburyness via Basildon. On Sundays there are 2 trains per hour to Shoeburyness.
Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Laindon   c2c
London, Tilbury & Southend Line
  Pitsea

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