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

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

Saturday 2nd May:

  • The 23.43 London Fenchurch Street to Shoeburyness via Ockendon service will terminate at Pitsea, arriving at 00.41. Customers for stations between Pitsea and Shoeburyness should change at Pitsea for the 00.55 service.
  • The 23.28 London Fenchurch Street to Shoeburyness via Basildon service will terminate at Leigh-on-Sea at 00.16. Passengers for stations between Leigh-on-Sea and Pitsea should change at Leigh-on-Sea for the 00.53 service.

Sunday 3rd May:

Rail replacement buses will replace trains all day between Leigh-on-Sea and Shoeburyness.

  • Two services per hour will run between London Fenchurch Street and Leigh-on-Sea via Basildon, the last service departing London Fenchurch Street at 00.11.
  • One service per hour will run between London Fenchurch Street and Pitsea via Ockendon, the last service departing London Fenchurch Street at 23.11.
  • One service per hour will run between London Fenchurch Street and Grays via Rainham, the last service departing London Fenchurch Street at 21.44.

Monday 4th to Thursday 7th May:

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

  • The last service departing London Fenchurch Street will be the 20.28 service to Shoeburyness via Basildon.

After this point:

  • Two services per hour will run between London Liverpool Street and Shoeburyness via Basildon, the last service departing London Liverpool Street at 00.28.
  • One service per hour will run between London Liverpool Street and Shoeburyness via Rainham, the last service departing London Liverpool Street at 00.48 (00.43 on Friday morning).
  • The last service running from Shoeburyness to London Liverpool Street will be the 23.14 service via Rainham.
  • A connecting hourly shuttle service will run between Upminster and Grays, the last service departing Grays at 00.45.

Bank Holiday Friday 8th May:

Trains will be diverted in and out of London Liverpool Street all day.

  • Two services per hour will run between London Liverpool Street and Shoeburyness via Basildon, the last service departing London Liverpool Street at 00.23.
  • One service per hour will run between London Liverpool Street and Southend Central, via Rainham. the last service departing London Liverpool Street at 23.11.
  • The last service running from Shoeburyness to London Liverpool Street via Basildon will depart at 22.44.  
  • The last service running from Southend Central to London Liverpool Street via Rainham will depart at 22.15.
  • A connecting half hourly shuttle service will run between Upminster and Grays, the last service departing Upminster at 00.03.

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.
  • We advise you buy your tickets online at least 2 hours before going to the bus pick up point. Or buy at the ticket machine and avoid the ticket office.