Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended overnight service between Colchester and Walton-on-the-Naze / Clacton-on-Sea from Monday 15 until Thursday 18 January

Start date
15/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Trains between London Liverpool Street / Colchester and Walton-on-the-Naze / Clacton-on-Sea

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea, closing the line overnight.

22:56 Colchester to Walton-on-the-Naze service be diverted to Clacton-on-Sea. Rail replacement buses will operate between Thorpe-le-Soken, Kirby Cross, Frinton-on-Sea and Walton-on-the-Naze.

23:18 London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea service will terminate at Colchester. Rail replacement buses will operate Colchester and Wivenhoe, Alresford, Great Bentley, Thorpe-le-Soken and Clacton-on-Sea.

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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.