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.

Buses replace overnight trains between Witham and Colchester from Monday 29 to Tuesday 30 January

Start date
29/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Liverpool Street and Colchester

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Track work is taking place overnight, after 01:10 each night, between Witham and Ipswich closing all lines.

Although this will affect late night services on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, the two trains affected actually start their journey after midnight.

Buses will replace the 00:18 and 00:50 London Liverpool Street to Colchester services between Witham and Colchester.

Check before you travel:

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

Taking bicycles on buses:

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.