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 Peterborough and Ely on Sunday 10 December

Start date
10/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Stansted Airport

East Midlands Trains between Liverpool Lime Street / Nottingham and Norwich

Greater Anglia between Peterborough and Colchester / Ipswich

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsGreater Anglia

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Peterborough and Ely, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Peterborough and Ely.

Direct buses will also run between Peterborough and Norwich.

Please note, due to adverse weather conditions affecting the roads, CrossCountry buses are currently unable to run between Peterborough and Ely in both directions.

Check before you travel:

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.