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.

Amended overnight Greater Anglia / Stansted Express trains from Monday 24 to Wednesday 26 September

Start date
24/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Greater Anglia routes

Between London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport

TOC(s) affected
Greater AngliaStansted Express

Each night Monday to Wednesday from approximately 23:00 to 05:00, engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Greater Anglia network closing some lines.

The following alterations will apply:

The 22:58 Colchester to Walton-on-the-Naze is diverted to terminate at Clacton-on-Sea. Passengers should change at Thorpe-le-Soken for replacement bus for all stations to Walton-on-the-Naze.  

The 23:18 London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea is replaced by a bus between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea.

From approximately 22:00, some trains that normally run via Seven Sisters are diverted to run via and will stop station via Tottenham Hale.

These stations are within walking distance of stations on the Seven Sisters line, a map between these stations can be found here.

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 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.