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 22:45 each night from Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 September

Start date
11/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Liverpool Street and Chingford

TOC(s) affected
London Overground

Engineering work is taking place each night between Hackney Downs and Chingford, closing all lines.

The last trains to run each night will be:

22:33 London Liverpool Street to Chingford

22:40 Chingford to London Liverpool Street

After the last trains have run, buses will replace trains between Hackney Downs and Chingford.

Ticket acceptance:

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

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.