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 overnight service between Hitchin and Cambridge from Monday 14 to Friday 18 May

Start date
14/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Kings Cross and Cambridge

TOC(s) affected
Great Northern

Engineering work is taking place each night from 23:55 on Monday until 05:05 on Friday morning between Hitchin and Cambridge.

The 22:29 Kings Lynn to London Kings Cross service will not call at Foxton, Meldreth and Shepreth. A replacement bus service will operate between Cambridge and Hitchin.

The last service between Hitchin and Cambridge will be replaced by a bus service.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


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.