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 Pitsea and Upminster via Laindon on Sunday 17 March

Start date
17/03/2019  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 Pitsea and Upminster via Laindon, closing all lines.

As a result, trains between Shoeburyness and London Fenchurch Street via Laindon will be diverted between Pitsea and Barking. Buses will run between Pitsea and Upminster, calling at Basildon, Laindon and West Horndon.

Services between Southend Central and London Fenchurch Street via Ockendon and services between Grays and London Fenchurch Street via Rainham will be re-timed.

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.