Shoeburyness railway station
|Local authority||Borough of Southend-on-Sea|
|Number of platforms||3|
|Live arrivals/departures, station information and onward connections
from National Rail Enquiries
|Annual rail passenger usage*|
|Key dates||Opened 1884|
|National Rail – UK railway stations|
|* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Shoeburyness from Office of Rail and Road statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.|
|UK Railways portal|
Shoeburyness railway station is the eastern terminus of the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway line, serving the town of Shoeburyness, Essex. It is 39 miles 40 chains (63.6 km) down-line from London Fenchurch Street via Basildon; the preceding station is Thorpe Bay. Its three-letter station code is SRY.
It was opened in 1884. The station and all trains serving it are currently operated by c2c.
Shoeburyness is arranged in a through-station layout despite being a terminus. It was opened on 1 February 1884 by the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway. As a result of this layout, the station has step-free access from the town's high street to all of its platforms. A connection exists to the Ministry of Defence site nearby at Pig's Bay, to the east over a level crossing on the high street, and extensive carriage sidings exist to the west.
The station was renovated in January 2013.
The typical off-peak service frequency is:
- 4 tph (trains per hour) towards London Fenchurch Street, of which:
Media related to Shoeburyness railway station at Wikimedia Commons
|Preceding station||National Rail||Following station|
London, Tilbury and Southend Railway
|Preceding station||London Underground||Following station|