Plan your trip
Take the high speed Greater Anglia train from London Liverpool Street to Wickford. Trains leave regularly throughout the day (look up times) and the journey takes approximately 42 minutes.
Attractions along the Crouch Line include:
Families will love this animal adventure park with indoor and outdoor play areas. Pop into the on-site restaurant to re-fuel.
Journey time – 25 minute walk from South Woodham Ferrers station.
Discover this tropical oasis with daily zoo keeper talks and animal feeds.
Journey time - 20 minute walk from South Woodham Ferrers station
Over 80 dealers displaying antiques, collectables, crafts, garden ornaments and more situated in historic buildings along the River Crouch.
Journey time – 4 minute walk from Battlesbridge Station
Explore this 600 acre farm on the bank of the River Crouch, perfect for wildlife watching. Be on the lookout for water vole, wild fowl, wading birds, lapwing, redshank, avocet and brent geese.
Journey time – 15 minute walk from North Fambridge station
Travel by train then jump on the ferry to enjoy this peaceful nature reserve with lots of wildlife to see including seals, oystercatcher, redshank, skylark and wheatear.
Journey time – 15 minute walk from Burnham-on-Crouch station to ferry pick-up. Ferry ride over to Wallasea Island is approximately 15 minutes. Further details at www.burnhamferry.co.uk
Explore the Crouch Valley Line on foot with these beautiful railway walks: