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.

No London Overground service between South Tottenham and Barking on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 August

Start date
18/08/2018  00:00
End date
19/08/2018 
Route affected
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Trains between Gospel Oak and Barking

 
TOC(s) affected
London Overground
Description

Electrification work is taking place between South Tottenham and Barking, closing the line.

No trains will run between South Tottenham and Barking.

Buses will run between Walthamstow Central (for Victoria line and London Overground connections between London Liverpool Street and Chingford) - Leyton Midland Road - Leytonstone High Road - Wanstead Park - Woodgrange Park - East Ham (for District line and Hammersmith & City line) - Barking.

Ticket acceptance:

To help with your journey, you may also use local buses between South Tottenham and Walthamstow Queen's Road.

You may also use London Underground services between Seven Sisters 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 plan your journey on London Buses and 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

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:

Network Rail are carrying out work to electrify the Gospel Oak to Barking route as part of the Railway Upgrade Plan. This programme of works doubles the current capacity for passengers on the line and improve air quality for people who live and work near the railway.