Southend Pier is a major landmark in Southend-on-Sea. Extending 1.34 miles (2.16 km) into the Thames Estuary, it is the longest pleasure pier in the world. Sir John Betjeman once said that "the Pier is Southend, Southend is the Pier". The pier is a Grade II listed building.
How to get to Southend Pier by train
Southend Pier is a short walk from Southend Central railway station.
Southend Pier Address: Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS1 1EE