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 early morning trains between Witham and Colchester from Tuesday 26 to Wednesday 27 March

Start date
26/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Liverpool Street and Colchester

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Witham and Colchester each night from 00:30, closing all lines.

As a result of this, the 00:18 and 00:46 London Liverpool Street to Colchester services will terminate at Witham, with replacement road transport operating from Witham to Colchester.

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.