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Last updated:Today at 19:54
Train companies affected:Grand Central, Great Northern, Hull Trains, LNER, Lumo, Thameslink

Amended late night services between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea / Walton-on-the-Naze on Saturday 14 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 14 Sep 2024 to 14 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Colchester Clacton-on-Sea Walton-on-the-Naze


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

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

The 23:18 London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea train service will terminate at Colchester. A replacement bus service will operate from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea, calling at Hythe, Wivenhoe, Alresford, Great Bentley, Thorpe-le-Soken 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.