Ticket buying & collection
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00
The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).
Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
At entrance to platform 1, and on platform 2
Station Car Park
Substitute bus services stop outside station entrance
Local buses stop near station 5 minutes walk. Also Express Bus service to Stansted Airport.
This station has step free access to each platform. HOWEVER, PLEASE NOTE there is no step-free access between the ticket office and Platforms 2 and 3. Access to Platforms 2 and 3 (for trains towards Colchester, Norwich and for the Sudbury branch line) is via North Lane, which is approximately 500m from the ticket office and Platform 1 (for trains towards London). Please allow plenty of time for your transfer between platforms.
This station is a category B2 station according to ORR station classification system. https://www.orr.gov.uk/media/10955
Assistance meeting point is the ticket office for London bound services, or the supervisor's office on platform 2 for northbound services towards Colchester and Norwich. For Sudbury line services please make yourself known to the member of traincrew who will be monitoring the platform prior to departure.
Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Saturday 5:45 AM to 10:45 PM
Sunday 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Assistance to / from mainline services is provided by station staff between the times listed below, and by conductors for all Sudbury line services. Outside of these times alternative transport will be provided to/ from Colchester station. Booking is recommended.
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.
The information in this document was generated 18/08/2022 22:29:16