Service Disruption Due To A Set Of Points Being Out Of Use At Liverpool Street Due To A Track Defect

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Due to a set of points out of use due to a track defect. between London Liverpool Street and Bethnal Green fewer trains are able to run.

Impact

Train services running to and from these stations may be cancelled, delayed or revised. Disruption is expected until further notice.

Customer Advice

Network Rail identified a defective set of points just outside of Liverpool Street Station.

The defect is affecting the routing of trains from some platforms at London Liverpool Street.

As a result, Greater Anglia and Stansted Express will be reducing the number of trains to and from London Liverpool Street on all routes via Stratford, Tottenham Hale and Seven Sisters until close of service.

For real time details of alterations to Greater Anglia and Stansted Express services

please visit https://www.journeycheck.com/greateranglia or ring National Rail Enquiries on 03457 48 49 50.

All ticket restrictions have been lifted on Greater Anglia and Stansted Express services today.

London Overground are also affected by these problems please visit www.tfl.gov.uk or www.nationalrail.co.uk for further details.

Network Rail were unable to rectify the defect overnight due major infrastructure damage near Stratford.

The works at Liverpool Street will be carried out tonight.

As a result the following alterations and cancellations will apply throughout the day:

There are no Alterations to services via Shenfield to Liverpool Street during the morning peak however there may be delays.

Afternoon Peak services via Stratford

15.35 Colchester Town to Liverpool Street will terminate at Colchester

16.10 Southend Victoria to Liverpool Street is cancelled

1614 Liverpool St to Clacton will call additionally at Ingatestone & Witham

16.17 Liverpool Street to Witham starts from Shenfield

17.08 Liverpool Street to Clacton / Colchester Town starts from Colchester

17.12 Liverpool St to Ipswich will call additionally at Witham & Marks Tey

17:18 Liverpool Street to Witham is cancelled

17.20 Liverpool Street to Braintree to call additionally at Hatfield Peverel

17.25 Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria is cancelled.

17.38 Liverpool Street to Harwich International will start from Chelmsford

18:18 Witham to Liverpool Street is cancelled

18.19 Liverpool Street to Colchester Town/Walton on the Naze will start from Colchester

18.37 Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria is cancelled.

18:32 Liverpool Street to Ipswich will additionally call at Hatfield Peverel

Train services via Tottenham Hale/Seven Sisters during the afternoon/evening peak

14:12 to Liverpool St to Hertford East will terminate at Broxbourne

15:09 Hertford East to Liverpool Street is cancelled

15:15 Stansted Airport to Liverpool Street will terminate at Tottenham Hale

15:15 Bishops Stortford to Stratford will additionally call at Brimsdown & Ponders End

16:12 Liverpool Street to Hertford East is cancelled

16:14 Cambridge to Liverpool Street is cancelled

16:30 Stansted Airport to Liverpool Street will terminate at Bishops Stortford

16:39 Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport will start from Tottenham Hale

16:43 Liverpool Street to Cambridge will start from Tottenham Hale

17:09 Hertford East to Liverpool street is cancelled

17:13 Liverpool Street to Cambridge is cancelled

17:15 Stansted Airport to Liverpool Street will terminate at Tottenham Hale

17:15 Bishops Stortford to Stratford will additionally call at Brimsdown

17:21 Cambridge to Liverpool Street will terminate at Broxbourne

17:35 Broxbourne to Liverpool Street is cancelled

17:37 Liverpool Street to Cambridge is cancelled

17:39 Liverpool Street to Stansted will start from Bishops Stortford

17:56 Liverpool Street to Broxbourne is cancelled

18:05 Broxbourne to Liverpool Street is cancelled

18:09 Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport will additionally call at Bishops Stortford

18:11 Liverpool Street to Hertford East is cancelled

18:13 Liverpool Street to Cambridge will start at Bishops Stortford

18:17 Stratford to Hertford East will additionally call at Ponders End & Brimsdown

18:24 Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport will start from Tottenham Hale

18:26 Liverpool Street to Broxbourne is cancelled cancelled

18:35 Broxbourne to Liverpool Street is cancelled

18:51 Cambridge to Liverpool Street is cancelled

18:43 Liverpool Street to Cambridge will start from Elsenham

18:47 Stratford to Bishops Stortford will additionally call at Ponders End & Brimsdown

18:56 Liverpool Street to Hertford East is cancelled

19:05 Liverpool Street to Broxbourne is cancelled

19:09 Hertford East to Liverpool Street is cancelled

19:11 Liverpool Street to Cambridge is cancelled

19:25 Liverpool Street to Stansted Airport will start from tottenham Hale

20:30 Stratford to Bishops Storford is cancelled

Additional Information

Alternative routes exist as below

LEA VALLEY LINE STATIONS AND HERTFORD EAST

The Underground Victoria line runs from Tottenham Hale via Seven Sisters to King's Cross Connecting with the Circle, Hammersmith and City and Metropolitan lines to and from Liverpool Street. Journey time approximately 30 minutes allowing for changing at Kings Cross

The following alternative routes are available for customers wishing to travel to stations between Hackney Downs and Waltham Cross via Tottenham Hale and Waltham Cross.

Hackney Downs is served by London Overground Rail services (journey time 9 minutes) or Transport for London bus route 48 from Liverpool Street. (Journey time 20 to 25 minutes).

Tottenham Hale: The nearest alternative station is Seven Sisters): London Overground services run between Liverpool Street and Seven Sisters (journey time 17 minutes) and connections can be made with Transport for London Victoria Line Underground services between Seven Sisters and Tottenham Hale (journey time 2 minutes).

Northumberland Park: the nearest alternative stations are Bruce Grove and White Hart Lane. London Overground services run between Liverpool Street and Bruce Grove (journey time 19 minutes) for the Transport for London bus routes 318,341 and 476 to and from Northumberland Park and White Hart Lane (journey time 21 minutes) for Transport for London bus route W3 to and from Northumberland Park.

Meridian Water: the nearest alternative station is Silver Street. London Overground services run between Liverpool Street and Silver Street (journey time 23 minutes) connecting in to Transport for London bus routes 34 and 444 to and Meridian Water.

Ponders End: the nearest alternative station is Southbury. London Overground services run between Liverpool Street and Southbury (journey time 29 minutes) via Edmonton Green (journey time 25 minutes) connecting in to Transport for London bus route 191 to and from Ponders End, Connections can also be made to the 191 at Edmonton Green

Brimsdown: the nearest alternative station is Southbury. London Overground services run between Liverpool Street and Southbury (journey time 29 minutes) connecting in to Transport for London bus route 307 to and from Brimsdown, the 307 also serves Enfield Town London Overground station.

Enfield Lock: the nearest alternative station is Turkey Street with a walking time of about 20 minutes, London Overground services run between Liverpool Street and Turkey Street (journey time 32 minutes) via Edmonton Green and Southbury. Transport for London bus routes 121 from Southbury and 491 from Edmonton Green both serve Enfield Lock.

Waltham Cross: the nearest alternative station is Theobalds Grove with a walking time of about 20 minutes, London Overground services run between Liverpool Street and Theobalds Grove (journey time 34 minutes)

Transport for London bus route 279 runs between Edmonton Green and Waltham Cross and route 317 runs between Enfield Town and Waltham Cross connecting with London Overground services from Liverpool Street.

Transport for London bus route 149 runs from Liverpool Street to Edmonton Green via Seven Sisters, Bruce Grove, White Hart Lane and Silver Street, Bus route 279 stops outside Seven Sisters station and runs via Bruce Grove, White Hart Lane and Silver Street, Edmonton Green and close to Southbury and Turkey Street to Waltham Cross and both can also be used to connect with the bus routes listed above.

Hertford East: The nearest alternative station is Hertford North (20 minutes’ walk from Hertford East) which is served by Great Northern services to and from Moorgate journey tim e 50 minutes. Moorgate is a 5 minute walk or one stop on the Circle, Hammersmith and City and Metropolitan lines from Liverpool Street.

CAMBRIDGE ELY KINGS LYNN

London Underground: Circle, Hammersmith and City and Metropolitan lines between Liverpool Street and King's Cross (journey time 10 minutes) to Connect with

Great Northern / Thameslink services between King's Cross / St Pancras and Cambridge / Ely / Kings Lynn (journey time 50 minutes to Cambridge, 70 minutes to Ely, 1 hour 50 minutes to Kings Lynn)

Greater Anglia tickets will be valid in both directions on the services above:

BISHOP’S STORTFORD TO BROXBOURNE

London Underground Central Line between Epping and Liverpool Street via Stratford

Greater Anglia services between Broxbourne and Hertford East.

Greater Anglia tickets will be valid in both directions on the services above:

Further Information

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

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:

http://www.networkrail.co.uk/timetables-and-travel/delays-explained/