Future engineering work

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No trains between Gospel Oak and Barking Saturday 11 and until 15:30 on Sunday 12 November

Start date
11/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Gospel Oak and Barking

TOC(s) affected
London Overground

Network Rail is carrying out work to electrify the Gospel Oak to Barking route. You can find more information on this project here.

On Saturday and until 15:30 on Sunday, trains will not run between Gospel Oak and Barking.

Buses will run between Gospel Oak and Seven Sisters, calling at Upper Holloway, Crouch Hill, Finsbury Park and Harringay Green Lanes.

Buses will also run between Walthamstow Central and Barking, calling at Leyton Midland Road, Leytonstone High Road, Wanstead Park, Woodgrange Park and East Ham Tube Station.

You should use local buses between South Tottenham and Walthamstow Queens Road or London Underground services between Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central and also between East Ham and Barking.

The first trains to run between these stations will be the 15:40 Gospel Oak to Barking and the 15:38 Barking to Gospel Oak services.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Underground and local buses by using the Transport for London Journey Planner


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.