Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended overnight Great Northern service from Monday 20 to Friday 24 March

Start date
20/03/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Kings Lynn / Peterborough and London Kings Cross

TOC(s) affected
Great Northern

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Hitchin and Cambridge closing some lines.

Customer Advice:

Monday to Thursday, the 22:29 Kings Lynn to London Kings Cross will run non stop between Cambridge and Royston. A replacement bus will run between Cambridge and Hitchin calling at all stations.

Tuesday to Friday, the 03:25 Peterborough to London Kings Cross will not call at Hitchin. A replacement bus will run between Hitchin and Stevenage to connect with the train.


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.