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 Ipswich and Felixstowe from 18:50 on Saturday 14 April and all day on Sunday 15 April

Start date
14/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between Ipswich and Felixstowe

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Ipswich and Felixstowe, closing all lines.

Replacement buses will run from 18:50 onwards on Saturday, and all day on Sunday. The last services to run on Saturday will be the 17:58 Ipswich to Felixstowe, and the 18:28 Felixstowe to Ipswich.

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:

An additional track is being built on the Felixstowe branch line in order to increase freight capacity on the line, and to improve reliability of passenger services. Network Rail have published more information on this upgrade here.