Prittlewell railway station is on the Shenfield to Southend Line in the East of England, serving the residential district of Prittlewell in Southend-on-Sea, Essex. It is situated between Southend Airport and Southend Victoria stations.

In close proximity to Southend’s stunning Priory Park, Prittlewell Priory and Southend United’s home ground, Roots Hall, it’s a great station for history and football lovers alike!

Opened in 1889 Prittlewell Station was a stop (and still is) on the line from Southend to Wickford. A goods yard near the station was used for handling coal until it closed in 1967. The station now comprises of two platforms and operates at a frequency of three trains an hour. A typical journey to London Liverpool Street takes just under an hour.

Prittlewell station
Station Approach

View on Greater Anglia

  • Wheelchair Access  Platform 1 only
  • Ticket Machines
  • Seated area available
  • Waiting Room (available at set times)
  • Wi-Fi

This station has step free access to London bound platform only, stepped footbridge to the Southend Platform.

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 .

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