Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Gospel Oak and Barking on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 April

Start date
07/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Gospel Oak and Barking

TOC(s) affected
London Overground

Engineering work is taking place between Gospel Oak and Barking, closing all lines.

Buses replace trains and will run as follows: Gospel Oak (bus stops in Highgate Road) - Upper Holloway - Crouch Hill (bus stops in Hornsey Road) - Finsbury Park (Tube) - Harringay Green Lanes - Seven Sisters (for South Tottenham) and between Walthamstow Central - Leyton Midland Road - Leytonstone High Road (bus stops at Harrow Green) - Wanstead Park - Woodgrange Park - East Ham (Tube) - Barking. 

At East Ham eastbound buses stop to set down only; westbound buses stop to pick up only.

Customers may 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

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.


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:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.