Local train operator Trenitalia c2c is to introduce nearly new 50 fast trains each weekend, which will take people between London and Southend in as little as 44 minutes and to Shoeburyness in 55 minutes.
The hourly weekend trains will run from June, and call at all stations between Shoeburyness more
Last month local train operator Trenitalia c2c recorded its best punctuality results since autumn 2015, newly-published figures show.
97.7% of c2c trains arrived on time in February, which was the best performance in the country. This compares to the UK average punctuality for February of 89.1%.
February saw the second anniversary of the acquisition of c2c by Italian rail giants Trenitalia. Under our new ownership we have made major improvements to our service, such as introducing Automatic Delay Repay 15, the UK's best compensation scheme for delays; commissioning a £100m deal for more