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.

Buses replace trains between London Liverpool Street and Romford on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 February

Start date
09/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Greater Anglia between London Liverpool Street and Norwich / Ipswich / Clacton-on-Sea / Southend Victoria / Colchester Town

TfL Rail between London Liverpool Street and Shenfield

TOC(s) affected
Greater AngliaTfL Rail

Work on the overhead power cables is being undertaken between London Liverpool Street and Romford, closing all lines between these stations.

Greater Anglia:

Train services will start from / terminate at Shenfield.

Rail replacement buses will run between Ingatestone and Newbury Park for customers travelling to / from London. At Newbury Park customers will be able to connect with London Underground Central Line services and rail replacement buses.

TfL Rail:

Buses will replace trains between Stratford and Romford.

A bus service will run between Romford and Newbury Park (London Underground) station. Valid tickets will be accepted on London Underground services between Newbury Park and London Liverpool Street.

Ticket acceptance:

Ticket acceptance is in place with London Underground Central Line between Stratford / London Liverpool Street and Newbury Park.

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner


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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.