Hockley Station

Hockley is a large village with 3 pubs and home to the beautiful Hockley Woods. The community are very active in improving the environment at the station.

Sitting on the Shenfield to Southend Line, Hockley Train station offers daily services to Southend Victoria and London Liverpool Street. The operations and services at this station are all managed by Greater Anglia. From Monday through to Saturday three trains arriver per hour en route to Southend Victoria, this service takes 13 minutes and stops include Rochford and Southend Airport. The fastest journey time to London Liverpool Street is 43 minutes there's a regular service throughout the week available from Hockley station

Ticket office:
Monday to Friday: 06:00 - 19:30
Saturday: 06:00 - 19:40
Sunday: 08:10 - 15:40

Hockley station
Station Approach

View on Greater Anglia

  • Wheelchair Access – This station has step free access to both platforms but not between platforms (footbridge only). Step free access to the Shenfield / London bound side is the same side as the ticket office. The Southend bound platform is accessed from Plumberow Avenue approximately 500 metres away
  • Ticket Machines
  • Seated area
  • Waiting room
  • Coffee stand
  • The toilets including accessible (radar key) toilets are on platform 1
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Telephones available
  • WiFi
  • ATM Located outside the station


We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance – now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here 

Things to do nearby

Hockley Station to Hockley Woods

Walk 8 in volume 2 in our Essex and South Suffolk Railway Walks . A wonderful walk to Hockley Woods, only ten minutes from Hockley Station.

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Hockley Station Mural

This magnificent mural Hockley Woods through the Seasons was done by year 9 students from Greensward Academy. The work was unveiled by Mark Francois MP on 1st March 2019