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 and Stevenage on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 February

Start date
24/02/2018  00:00
End date
25/02/2018 
Route affected
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Grand Central between London Kings Cross and Bradford Interchange / Sunderland

Great Northern between London Kings Cross and Peterborough / Cambridge / Kings Lynn

Hull Trains between London Kings Cross and Hull / Beverley

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

 
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Description

Engineering work is taking place between Alexandra Palace and Stevenage via Potters Bar, closing all lines.

Grand Central:

Services will be retimed and diverted via Hertford North. An amended timetable will be in operation between London Kings Cross and Bradford Interchange / Sunderland, with some trains not running.

Great Northern:

Buses will run between Finsbury Park / Alexandra Palace and Stevenage via Welwyn Garden City, calling additionally at Cockfosters for London Underground connections. Customers can use London Underground Piccadilly Line between Kings Cross St Pancras and Cockfosters.

Trains running between London Kings Cross and Cambridge / Peterborough / Kings Lynn will depart London Kings Cross approximately 15 minutes earlier than advertised. They will also divert via Hertford North, extending journey times.

"Stopping" services between London Kings Cross and Cambridge will run only between Stevenage and Cambridge.

After 09:00, trains to / from Moorgate will run between Moorgate and Finsbury Park / Alexandra Palace / Hertford North only.

Buses will also run between Hertford North and Stevenage.

Hull Trains:

Services will be retimed and diverted via Hertford North. Some services may leave earlier or later than usual, and journey times may be extended by up to 30 minutes.

Virgin Trains East Coast:

Services will be retimed and diverted via Hertford North. Journey times may be extended by up to 15 minutes.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Project Information:

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