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 after 22:20 between Stanford-le-Hope and Pitsea from Monday 1 to Thursday 4 October

Start date
01/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

c2c between London Fenchurch Street and Southend Central / Shoeburyness.

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines between Stanford-le-Hope and Pitsea.

Services between London Fenchurch Street and Southend Central (via Ockenden) will run between London Fenchurch Street and Stanford-le-Hope. Services between London Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness will be retimed.

Replacement buses will run between Stanford-le-Hope and Pitsea after 22:20 each night.

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.