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.

Amended service between London Kings Cross and Peterborough until 10:30 on Sunday 4 February

Start date
04/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Grand Central between London Kings Cross and Bradford Interchange / Sunderland

Great Northern between London Kings Cross / Moorgate and Letchworth Garden City / Peterborough

Virgin Trains East Coast between London Kings Cross and York / Leeds / Edinburgh

TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralGreat NorthernVirgin Trains East Coast

Engineering work is taking place between Stevenage and Biggleswade, closing some lines until approximately 10:30.

Grand Central

Services between London Kings Cross and Bradford Interchange will be retimed to run up to 40 minutes later than usual.

The 09:47 London Kings Cross to Sunderland service will depart up to 10 minutes earlier than usual and will not call at Peterborough.

Great Northern trains are replaced by buses between Stevenage and Letchworth Garden City / Peterborough.

The following Virgin Trains East Coast services will start / terminate at Peterborough:

  • 08:45 London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
  • 09:03 London Kings Cross to Leeds
  • 08:00 York to London Kings Cross
  • 08:05 Leeds to London Kings Cross


The 10:03 London Kings Cross to Edinburgh service will start from Doncaster.

Hull Trains services are not affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

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Project Information:

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