Saturday 19 March

There will be a full line closure with no c2c services on any route until at least 07.45. You should seek to travel later in the morning, if possible. 

Rail-replacement buses will run to Upminster only, to connect with London Underground, District line services into central London. All c2c tickets will be valid on the District line.

The replacement bus routes for pre 07:45 are:

  • Shoeburyness-Upminster calling all stations via Laindon
  • Pitsea-Upminster calling all stations via Ockendon
  • Grays-Upminster via Rainham and Purfleet only

After 07:45 rail replacement buses will continue between Grays and Upminster via Rainham. Trains will be running to/from Fenchurch St and not via Liverpool St.

Greater Anglia services from Southend Victoria are also affected on Saturday 19 March, with services terminating at Shenfield, due to engineering works between London Liverpool Street and Romford. 

The full timetable for Saturday is available here.


Sunday 20 March

Due to engineering work between Barking and Liverpool St station all services will be to/from Fenchurch St.

Rail replacement bus between Grays and Pitsea via Tilbury and Upminster and Grays via Rainham.

The full timetable for Sunday is available here.


If you plan to travel with Greater Anglia, you should check their website for service alterations here.

Thank you for bearing with us this weekend while this important engineering work is carried out.

You can find out further details about future engineering works on our service alterations calendar.