Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Shenfield and Hockley / Southend Victoria / Southminster after 22:25 each night from Monday 16 until Thursday 19 April

Start date
16/04/2018  00:00
End date
19/04/2018 
Route affected

Between London Liverpool Street / Wickford and Southend Victoria / Southminster

 
TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia
Description

Work on the overhead power cables is taking place between Shenfield and Southend Victoria / Southminster, closing various lines from 22:25 each evening.

The last direct train to depart London Liverpool Street will be the 21:35 to Southend Victoria. The last departure from Southend Victoria will be at 21:30 for London Liverpool Street.

The last train from Wickford to Southminster departs at 20:56. The last train from Southminster to Wickford departs at 21:31.

From 22:25, buses will operate between Shenfield and Hockley / Southminster.

From 23:55 buses will run between Shenfield and Southend Victoria / Southminster.

The 22:30 and 23:00 trains from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street will operate as buses from Hockley through to London Liverpool Street

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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:

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