Freight transport

Map for lorry drivers

A map is available for lorry drivers who will be moving freight in Thurrock.

It shows:

  • the network of major roads
  • low bridges
  • width restrictions
  • routes to retail centres
  • local freight destinations

The map can help drivers find the best routes in Thurrock, avoiding unsuitable roads.

We have taken care to prepare the maps using the most accurate information available at the time of publication.

Thurrock Council disclaims all responsibility and accepts no liability for any accident, loss or damage as a result of persons using this publication.

Abnormal loads

Hauliers must notify the highway authority for the routes they wish to use before moving an abnormal load. The load must not be moved until the highway authority has given consent.

Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) parking

Thurrock has more than 450 HGV parking spaces, split between the sites listed below.

Site name Spaces Address Cost
Moto Thurrock Services 101 M25 between Junction 30 and 31
Arterial Road
West Thurrock
RM16 3BG
£35, or with food £36.50
Titan Truck Park 100 Stoneness Road
RM17 4AU
Truck Parking Purfleet 50 Beacon Hill Industrial Estate
Botany Way
RM19 1SR
Hireco Truck Park 170 DP World Gateway
South 3
Pacific Avenue
SS17 9FA

Parking is available at the ports in Thurrock. You should call the following for details of HGV parking arrangements:

  • London Gateway – 01375 648 300
  • Purfleet Port – 01708 865 522
  • Tilbury Port – 01375 852 200