Essex Road station | address, map, train times and news

Which London travel zone is Essex Road station in?

Essex Road is in London TravelZone: 2

Station Address
Essex Road station,
181 Essex Road,
Greater London
PostcodeN1 2SU

Lines Served

National Rail

  • Great Northern
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Station facilities

Local travel options

Storage spaces6
Storage CCTVYes
Car ParkNo
Onward travel informationInformation to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format can be found here
Impaired mobility set down / pick up points availableNo

Ticket Office

Ticket Office Monday - Friday 06:15 - 22:00 Saturday - Sunday 06:15 - 22:00
Opening hoursHeight adjusted ticket counter is not available at this station
Height adjusted ticket office counterThis office has an induction loop
Induction loopNo
Ticket machinesYes, from ticket office
Collection of pre-purchased tickets
Get Oyster cards hereYes, at ticket office
Top-up Oyster pay as you go hereYes
Use Oyster Pay as you go hereYou can top up pay-as-you-go on Oyster using the self service ticket machines. Oyster Cards cannot be purchased at this station.
Smartcards issuedNo
Smartcards validatorsYes
Penalty faresSmartcards are available online at:
London fare zone Penalty fares apply for Great Northern 

Station Facilities

ATM MachineNo
Waiting RoomsNo

Disability Accessibility

Helpline Contact Monday - Sunday 07:00 - 22:00
Helpline opening hoursYes
Staff help availablePlease phone the Helpline to ensure arrangements are in place on 0800 058 2844
Staff help available opening times Monday - Friday 06:00 - 22:00 Saturday Closed Sunday Closed
Ramp for train accessNo
Step free access coverageNo
Step free access noteThe Booking Office is accessible from the street.
Wheelchairs availableNo

Map of Essex Road station station

map of Essex Road station

Places to visit near Essex Road Station

1. Geffrye Museum
2. Canal Museum
3. Museum of Methodism and John Wesley's House
4. House of Illustration
5. Museum of the Order of St John

6. Museum of Funeral History
7. Barbican Centre
8. Charles Dickens Museum
9. The Francis Crick Institute

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