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 at London Fenchurch Street from Friday 19 until Monday 22 April

Start date
19/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness / Grays / Southend Central

TOC(s) affected

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

Over the Easter Bank Holiday period, no trains will run to / from London Fenchurch Street. Trains will be diverted to London Liverpool Street.

London Liverpool Street is only a short walk away from London Fenchurch Street.

Grays - Rainham - London Fenchurch Street services will be replaced by road transport between Grays and Barking (via Rainham).

Southend Central - Ockendon - London Fenchurch Street services will terminate / start back at Grays.

Ticket acceptance:

Ticket acceptance is in place with the following operators to help you with your journey:

  • London Underground District Line between Tower Hill and Upminster
  • London Underground Jubilee Line between West Ham and Stratford
  • Docklands Light Railway between Tower Gateway and 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 the 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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.