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 Barking (via Rainham) / Chafford Hundred and Pitsea on Sunday 28 October

Start date
28/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Barking and Grays (via Rainham) and also between Chafford Hundred and Pitsea closing all lines.

Buses will run between Barking and Grays (via Rainham) and also between Chafford Hundred and Pitsea.

Trains between London Fenchurch Street and Southend Central (via Ockendon) will be amended to terminate / start at Chafford Hundred.

Travelling from Stanford-le-Hope? Information on where to catch the replacement bus is available 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.