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.

No trains to / from London Fenchurch Street on Saturday 16 February

Start date
16/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Shoeburyness / Southend Central / Grays and London Fenchurch Street

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Fenchurch Street and Barking, closing all lines.

As a result, the following alterations will be in place:

  • Trains to / from London Fenchurch Street will be diverted and will start / terminate at London Liverpool Street.
  • Trains that would usually run to / from London Liverpool Street will be retimed.
  • Southend Central - Okenden - London Fenchurch Street services will run between Grays and Upminster only.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers with a valid rail ticket may travel on London Underground District Line services between Tower Hill - West Ham - Barking - Upminster.

Customers may also travel on London Underground Jubilee Line services between West Ham and Stratford.

Finally, customers may use tickets on Docklands Light Railway services between Tower Gateway - Limehouse - Poplar - Stratford.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Underground or Docklands Light Railway 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.