Purfleet railway station

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Purfleet National Rail
Purfleet station building.JPG
Purfleet is located in Essex
Purfleet
Purfleet
Location of Purfleet in Essex
Location Purfleet
Local authority Thurrock
Managed by c2c
Owner Network Rail
Station code PFL
DfT category D
Number of platforms 2
Accessible Yes [1]
Fare zone G
National Rail annual entry and exit
2011–12 Increase 0.459 million[2]
2012–13 Increase 0.487 million[2]
2013–14 Increase 0.501 million[2]
2014–15 Increase 0.541 million[2]
2015–16 Increase 0.645 million[2]
Key dates
1854 Opened
Other information
Lists of stations
External links
WGS84 51°28′52″N 0°14′13″E / 51.481°N 0.237°E / 51.481; 0.237Coordinates: 51°28′52″N 0°14′13″E / 51.481°N 0.237°E / 51.481; 0.237
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Purfleet railway station is on the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway line serving the town of Purfleet, Essex. It is 16 miles 2 chains (25.8 km) down-line from London Fenchurch Street and it is situated between Rainham to the west and Grays to the east. Its three-letter station code is PFL.

It was opened in 1854. The station and all trains serving it are currently operated by c2c. Although outside London fare zone 6, the station became part of the Oyster card pay-as-you-go network in 2010.[3]

Services[edit]

The typical off-peak service frequency is:

During peak times there are additional services including some connecting to other sections of the line beyond Grays.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "London and South East" (PDF). National Rail. September 2006. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 March 2009. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Station usage estimates". Rail statistics. Office of Rail Regulation.  Please note: Some methodology may vary year on year.
  3. ^ "Request for Mayoral Decision – MD457. Title: January 2010 Fare Changes" (PDF). Greater London Authority. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Purfleet railway station at Wikimedia Commons

Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Rainham   c2c
London, Tilbury and Southend Railway
via Rainham
  Grays