Over head wire problem at Colchester Town

Turn on auto update
Last update: 2 months 2 weeks ago Refresh

Due to overhead wire problems at Colchester Town all lines are blocked. Disruption is expected until further notice.

Train services between Colchester and Colchester Town have been suspended until further notice.

Engineers are currently on site trying to fix the problem as soon as possible.

First Group buses will be accepting Greater Anglia tickets between Colchester and Colchester Town.

Greater Anglia and Network Rail are sorry if your journey has been affected by this disruption.

Specific train service alterations are available here:


Advance purchase tickets holders will be allowed to travel on earlier or later trains if their booked service is cancelled.

If your journey with us has been delayed by 15 minutes or more, you may be entitled to compensation for a portion of your fare. Please visit http://www.greateranglia.co.uk/about-us/our-performance/delay-repay for details

An explanation of the common causes of delays - and what we're doing to reduce their frequency and impact can be found here: