Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning services between London Blackfriars and Bedford from Saturday 16 to Sunday 17 December

Start date
16/12/2017  00:00
End date
17/12/2017 
Route affected
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Between Brighton / Sutton / London Blackfriars and Luton / Bedford

 
TOC(s) affected
Thameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Luton and Bedford, closing some lines.

From midnight Sunday until approximately 09:00 buses will replace trains between Luton and Bedford.

 

On Saturday the following trains are amended:

  • 21:33, 22:05 and 22:33 Brighton to Luton services will call additionally at Kentish Town, Cricklewood, Hendon, Mill Hill Broadway, Elstree & Borehamwood and Radlett.
  • 21:45 Sutton to Bedford service will not call at Leagrave, Harlington and Flitwick
  • 22:15 and 22:45 Sutton to Bedford service will terminate at London Blackfriars

 

On Sunday the 00:08 London Blackfriars to Bedford service will not run. Customers should use alternative Thameslink services.

Check before you travel:

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

Bicycles:

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.