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 overnight trains from Luton to Bedford on Saturday 30 June

Start date
01/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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From Luton to Bedford

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place from 00:05 until 05:00 (Sunday) between Luton and Bedford, closing some lines.

The following trains will terminate at Luton:

  • 21:58, 22:28, 22:54, 23:24, 23:42 (Saturday)
  • 00:04 (Sunday)

From 00:19 (Sunday) buses will replace trains from Luton to Bedford.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner. It is expected that journey planners will be updated by 20:00 on Friday to show alterations for Saturday and by 20:00 on Saturday to show alterations for Sunday. On affected routes, journeys may be significantly altered and extended compared with the information shown in journey planners if you check before these times.

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.