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.

Buses replace trains between Hitchin and Peterborough from 00:45 until 08:45 on Sunday 3 December

Start date
02/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Kings Cross and Peterborough

TOC(s) affected
Great Northern

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Hitchin and Peterborough, closing some lines.

From 00:45 until 08:45, buses will replace trains between Hitchin and Peterborough.

The 23:52 (Saturday), 00:22 and 00:54 (Sunday) London Kings Cross to Peterborough services will be diverted to terminate at Letchworth Garden City. Connecting bus services will run from Hitchin to Peterborough.

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


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.

Project Information:

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