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 22:45 between London Liverpool Street and Chingford from Monday 22 to Thursday 25 October

Start date
22/10/2018  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 after 22:45.

From 22:45 onwards each night, buses will replace trains between London Liverpool Street and Chingford, calling all booked stations.

The last trains to run each night will be:

  • The 22:33 London Liverpool Street to Chingford service.
  • The 22:40 Chingford to London Liverpool Street service.


Ticket acceptance:

Customers to / from Hackney Downs can use alternative London Overground services.

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

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.