Future engineering work

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Amended TfL Rail service until late May

Start date
03/01/2017  00:00
End date
31/05/2017 
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TfL Rail between London Liverpool Street and Shenfield

 
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TfL Rail
Description

Network Rail are carrying out major engineering work between Brentwood and Shenfield, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

Until late May 2017 there will be an amended weekday TfL Rail service between Gidea Park and Shenfield.

A full weekend service has resumed to and from Shenfield.

On weekdays:

  • Trains run approximately every 20 minutes between London Liverpool Street and Shenfield
  • Peak services between Gidea Park and Brentwood continue to be slightly reduced
  • Trains towards London Liverpool Street may depart Brentwood and Harold Wood slightly earlier

 

A full weekday service will resume later in May.

Saturday 20 May

There will be no TfL Rail service between London Liverpool Street and Stratford. Please use the Central line.
Trains will run approximately every 10 minutes on the rest of the line. Trains towards Stratford will only stop at Maryland every 20 minutes.

Saturday 27 May

There will be no TfL Rail service between London Liverpool Street and Stratford. Please use the Central line.
Trains will run approximately every 10 minutes on the rest of the line. Trains towards Stratford will only stop at Maryland every 20 minutes.

Spring Bank Holiday

A full weekend service has now resumed between London Liverpool Street and Shenfield.

Trains from Shenfield towards London Liverpool Street may depart earlier and depart from any platform,

Check before you travel:

You can check your journey by using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

Crossrail, which is now known as the Elizabeth Line, will link Reading and Heathrow in the west with Shenfield and Abbey Wood in the east via new tunnels under central London and will bring faster journey times, new trains and improved accessibility.