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.

Amended late night services between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea / Walton-on-the-Naze from Monday 2 to Wednesday 4 July

Start date
03/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Liverpool Street / Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea / Walton-on-the-Naze

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Track work is taking place between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea overnight from Monday night until Thursday morning, closing all lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will be in place:

  • 22:56 Colchester to Walton-on-the-Naze will be diverted into Clacton-on-Sea, with a bus running on from Thorpe-le-Soken to Walton-on-the-Naze
  • 23:18 London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea will terminate at Colchester. A replacement bus service will operate on to Clacton-on-Sea

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.