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Buses replace trains between Grays and Pitsea after 07:00 on Sunday 3 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 03 Mar 2024 to 03 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

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Engineering work is taking place between Grays and Pitsea, closing some lines.

From 07:00 until 20:00, Ockendon and Rainham services will start / terminate at Grays. Rail replacement buses will run between Grays and Pitsea.

After 20:00 Ockendon services will start / terminate at Chafford Hundred. Rail replacement buses will run between Chafford Hundred and Pitsea, and also between Grays and Upminster, calling at Purfleet and Rainham.

Ticket Acceptance:

After 20:00 you can use London Bus services EL2 and 287 between Barking, Dagenham Dock and Rainham.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Buses 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.