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 Peterborough and Ely on Sunday 7 October

Start date
07/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Stansted Airport

East Midlands Trains between Liverpool Lime Street / Nottingham and Norwich

Greater Anglia between Peterborough and Ipswich / Colchester

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsGreater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Peterborough and Ely, closing all lines.


Replacement buses will run between Peterborough and Ely, calling at March.

East Midlands Trains:

Services between Liverpool Lime Street / Nottingham and Norwich will run between Liverpool and Peterborough, and also between Ely and Norwich.

Replacement buses will run between Peterborough and Norwich.

Greater Anglia:

Buses replace trains between Peterborough and Ely all day.

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.