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.

No trains to and from London Liverpool Street via Hackney Downs before 09:50 on Sunday 1 December

Start date
01/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Greater Anglia between  London Liverpool Street and Cambridge

London Overground between London Liverpool Street and Chingford / Cheshunt / Enfield Town

Stansted Express between London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport

TOC(s) affected
Greater AngliaLondon OvergroundStansted Express

Engineering work is taking place between Bethnal Green and Hackney Downs, closing all lines until 09:50.

Greater Anglia / Stansted Express

Trains will be diverted via Stratford and regain their normal route from Tottenham Hale. Hackney Downs will not be served. Trains may have slightly extended journey times.

The 07:32 and 07:51 Cambridge to London Liverpool Street services will terminate at Stratford.

The 08:57 and 09:28 London Liverpool Street to Cambridge services will start at Stratford.

London Overground

Rail replacement buses will operate on the following routes:

  • Between Seven Sisters and Cheshunt / Enfield Town
  • Between Hackney Downs and Chingford

Customers can use the following alternative routes:

  • Greater Anglia services between London Liverpool Street and Cheshunt
  • Local Buses or London Underground between London Liverpool Street and Seven Sisters via any reasonable route

Check before you travel:

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

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.