On top of the reduced timetable we are currently running due to Coronavirus, there is engineering work taking place over the weekend.

On 18 May we will start operating our standard timetable again, but please note the engineering work on Monday 18 – Thursday 22 below.

Please see our service alterations calendar for a full view of the weekend.

Saturday 16th May:

Rail Replacement Buses will replace trains all day between Barking and Grays via Rainham.

  • Passengers for Dagenham Dock should use local buses, where ticket acceptance is in operation.
  • Passengers for other intermediate stations should change at Upminster for a half-hourly Rail Replacement service calling at Upminster, Rainham, Purfleet and Grays and return.
  • The last connecting service from London Fenchurch Street will be the 23.28 service to Shoeburyness, arriving at Upminster at 23.50 to connect with the 23.56 bus service.

Sunday 17th May:

Rail Replacement Buses will replace trains all day between Barking and Grays via Rainham.

  • Passengers for Dagenham Dock should use local buses, where ticket acceptance is in operation.
  • Passengers for other intermediate stations should change at Upminster for an hourly Rail Replacement service calling at Upminster, Rainham, Purfleet and Grays and return.
  • The last connecting service from London Fenchurch Street will be the 22.19 service to Shoeburyness, arriving at Upminster at 22.42 to connect with the 23.01 bus service.

Monday 18th to Thursday 22nd May:

Evening services will be diverted in and out of London Liverpool Street

  • The last service departing London Fenchurch Street will be the 20.32 service to Shoeburyness via Basildon.

After this point up until 22.15:

  • Two services per hour will run between London Liverpool Street and Shoeburyness via Basildon, the last service departing London Liverpool Street at 22.15.
  • Two services per hour will run between London Liverpool Street and Shoeburyness via Rainham.
  • A connecting half-hourly shuttle service will run between Upminster and Grays

After 22.15:

  • Four services per hour will run between London Liverpool Street and Shoeburyness via Rainham. Two services will call at all stations, with the other two services calling at Stratford, Barking, Grays, Pitsea and then all stations after this.
  • The last service running from Shoeburyness to London Liverpool Street will be the 23.15 service via Rainham.
  • The last service departing London Liverpool Street will be at at 00.48 (00.43 on Friday morning).
  • A connecting half-hourly shuttle service will run between Grays and Pitsea via Upminster, the last service departing Grays at 00.45.

Advice and information for social distancing on buses

  • Queuing – people will be asked to remain 2m apart, unless they are from the same household.
  • On the bus – the row behind the driver will not be available for use. Passengers will be seated in rows 2, 4, 6 and so on. Only the window seats will be used.
  • Passengers will be asked to leave the bus first before new passengers are permitted to board.
  • All tickets should be bought at the ticket machine or ticket office before going to the bus pick up point.