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 31 December and Monday 1 January

Start date
31/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Stansted Airport and Birmingham New Street

East Midlands Trains between Norwich and Liverpool Lime Street

Greater Anglia between Colchester / Ipswich and Peterborough

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsGreater Anglia

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

On Sunday and Monday, buses will replace trains between Ely and Peterborough.

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.