Thorpe Bay railway station

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Thorpe Bay National Rail
Thorpe Bay
Location
Place Thorpe Bay
Local authority Southend-on-Sea
Grid reference TQ916857
Operations
Station code TPB
Managed by c2c
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  0.702 million
2005/06 Decrease 0.698 million
2006/07 Increase 0.730 million
2007/08 Increase 0.752 million
2008/09 Decrease 0.742 million
2009/10 Increase 0.760 million
2010/11 Increase 0.797 million
2011/12 Increase 0.814 million
2012/13 Decrease 0.798 million
History
Key dates Opened 1884 (1884)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Thorpe Bay from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Thorpe Bay is a railway station in Southend-on-Sea, on the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway. Train services are provided by c2c. The station is 37 miles (59.5 km) distant on the main line from Fenchurch Street.

Layout[edit]

The station has two platforms, which are connected by an overhead footbridge. Platform 1 serves London bound trains, and Platform 2 serves Shoeburyness bound trains.

Ticket Office[edit]

The Ticket Office has two serving positions and is open seven days a week. Monday - Friday hours are 05.15 - 20.30, Saturday 0615 - 1540 and Sunday 0645 - 1600. It uses TRIBUTE ticket issuing systems.

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service frequency is:

  • 4tph (trains per hour) to Fenchurch Street of which:
    • 2tph do not stop at Pitsea, West Horndon or Limehouse
    • 2tph call at all stations via Basildon
  • 4tph to Shoeburyness
Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Southend East   c2c
London, Tilbury & Southend Line
  Shoeburyness

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Coordinates: 51°32′17″N 0°45′43″E / 51.538°N 0.762°E / 51.538; 0.762