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 Great Northern trains from 22:50 on Saturday 17 until 05:00 on Sunday 18 March

Start date
17/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Kings Cross and Peterborough

TOC(s) affected
Great Northern

Engineering work is taking place in the Hitchin area, closing various lines.

The 22:52 and 23:52 (Saturday) and the 00:22 and 00:54 (Sunday) London Kings Cross to Peterborough services will be diverted to Letchworth Garden City. A replacement bus service will be provided from Letchworth Garden City to Peterborough calling at all stations.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.


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.