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Buses replace trains between Grays and Upminster via Purfleet before 14:25 on Sunday 24 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Mar 2024 to 24 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

c2c services via Purfleet


Engineering work is taking place between Barking and Grays, closing all lines before 14:25.

Before 14:25:

c2c services to / from London Liverpool Street will be diverted to run to / from Fenchurch Street via West Ham. London Fenchurch Street is a short distance from London Liverpool Street. You can also use Jubilee / Docklands Light Railway services between West Ham and Stratford.

Replacement buses will run between Grays and Upminster via Purfleet and Rainham. For Dagenham Dock, you can use London Bus routes EL2 / 287.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Buses / Docklands Light Railway by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.