c2c line status: Good service

15 July 2016

c2c runs additional trains for cyclists to get to charity bike ride

National Express rail operator c2c has put on additional trains to help cyclists get to the start of the British Heart Foundation London to Southend Bike ride, which takes place this Sunday (17 July).

The 52 mile cycle ride starts in Hackney’s Victoria Park from 7am and participants can reach the start from Stratford Station passing through the Olympic Park or via a 20 minute along the Regents Canal from Limehouse Station.

Additional trains will run as follows:

· 05:48 Shoeburyness to London Liverpool Street, calling at Stratford at 06:44

· 06:18 Shoeburyness to London Liverpool Street, calling at Stratford at 07:14

· 07:34 Laindon to London Liverpool Street, calling at Stratford at 07:59

· 08:04 Laindon to London Liverpool Street, calling at Stratford at 08:29.

c2c’s special timetable for the day is available here

ENDS


- For more information please contact Chris Atkinson on 020 7444 1868 or chris.atkinson@c2crail.net ; or Emma Winfield on 07342 066 367 or emma.winfield@c2crail.net

- About c2c: c2c is the award-winning train operator running services between Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness, serving 26 stations in East London and South Essex. c2c is delivering the best performance in the UK rail industry, holding the UK records for annual punctuality (97.5%) and 4-weekly punctuality (98.8%) by a franchised train operator. c2c was named Passenger Operator of the Year at the 2015 National Rail Awards, and as London’s best commuter operator in Which? magazine’s latest survey of rail companies.

- About National Express: National Express is a leading international public transport operator, with bus, coach and rail services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East. More than 867m journeys a year are made worldwide on our services. Our 44,000 employees are committed to improving the quality of life for all through travel.