Althorne (Essex)

Don’t get stuck on the train

You may find that your train is longer than the platform at some of our stations. This means the doors will not open where there’s no platform edge so you can get on and off the train safely.

Travelling to Althorne station from any station we serve between London and Althorne? Please travel in the front six coaches of the train. This is for trains with 10 coaches only as the doors on the rear four coaches will not open at Althorne.

If you’re travelling to Althorne station from Southminster or Burnham-on-Crouch, please travel in the back six coaches of the train. This is for trains with 10 coaches only as the doors on the front four coaches will not open at Althorne.

If you’re travelling from Althorne station, please check if your destination has any door access requirements through its station information.

Don’t worry! We’ve set reminders through our website, station posters and safety announcements so you can travel on the correct part of the train and avoid missing your stop.

Althorne (Essex) (ALN)

Althorne station
Bridgemarsh Lane
Althorne
Essex
CM3 6DG
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