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 trains between Hackney Downs and Chingford after 22:30 from Monday 30 July to Thursday 2 August

Start date
30/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Overground between London Liverpool Street and Chingford

TOC(s) affected
London Overground

Engineering work is taking place between Hackney Downs and Chingford, closing all lines from 22:30 onwards each night.

Replacement buses will run between London Liverpool Street and Chingford, calling at all stations. Customers travelling to Hackney Downs can use London Overground services that run between London Liverpool Street and Enfield Town / Cheshunt.

Ticket acceptance:

Valid tickets will be accepted on London Underground services between London Liverpool Street, Seven Sisters, Tottenham Hale and Walthamstow Central by any reasonable route.

Check before you travel:

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

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


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.