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 service between Southminster / Southend Victoria and Wickford / Shenfield on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 November

Start date
24/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Southminster and Wickford; between Southend Victoria and London Liverpool Street

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Billericay and London Liverpool Street, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Billericay and Shenfield. A revised train service will operate between Southminster and Wickford and between Southend Victoria and Billericay.

The line is also blocked between Shenfield and London Liverpool Street, with buses operating to and from Newbury Park, for tube connections to Startford and London. More details can be found here.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers with Season tickets of monthly or longer for stations on the Southend Victoria Line may use c2c services to and from Southend Central.

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.