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Last updated:Today at 15:22
Train companies affected:Great Western Railway, South Western Railway

Amended late night services between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea / Walton-on-the-Naze from Monday 16 to Wednesday 18 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 16 Sep 2024 to 18 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Greater Anglia between London Liverpool Street / Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea


Engineering work is taking place between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea / Walton-on-the-Naze, closing all lines overnight.

The 22:56 Colchester to Walton-on-the-Naze train service will be diverted to Clacton-on-Sea. At Clacton-on-Sea a replacement bus service will operate to Walton-on-Naze, calling at Kirby Cross, Frinton-on-Sea, and Walton-on-the-Naze.

The 23:18 London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea train service will be replaced by a bus between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.