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 Ely and Peterborough on Sunday 24 December

Start date
24/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Stansted Airport and Birmingham New Street

East Midlands Trains between Norwich and Nottingham / Manchester Piccadilly / Liverpool Lime Street

Greater Anglia between Colchester / Ipswich and Peterborough

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsGreater Anglia

Emergency bridge works are taking place between Ely and Peterborough, blocking all lines between these stations.

Trains will not run between Ely and Peterborough. To help you with your journey, buses will run between these stations.

East Midlands Trains will run direct buses between Norwich and Peterborough. Customers travelling from Ely to Peterborough should use buses provided by other operators.

Check before you travel:

Please allow for an extended journey time of up to 60 minutes.

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.