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 Colchester and Ipswich from 11:30 Saturday 16 and all day Sunday 17 February

Start date
16/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Liverpool Street and Norwich and between Manningtree and Harwich Town

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Colchester and Ipswich closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Colchester and Ipswich.

As a result of this engineering work trains between Manningtree and Harwich Town will run to a revised timetable.

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.