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 Norwich and Great Yarmouth / Lowestoft / Cromer and between Lowestoft and Beccles on Sunday 4 November

Start date
04/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Greater Anglia between Norwich and Cromer / Great Yarmouth / Lowestoft and also between Lowestoft and Beccles

TOC(s) affected
Greater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Norwich and Great Yarmouth / Lowestoft / Cromer, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Norwich and Great Yarmouth.
  • Norwich and Lowestoft.
  • Norwich and Sheringham / Cromer.
  • Lowestoft and Beccles.

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:

Network Rail are replacing the old mechanical signalling equipment with modern technology using colour LED signals. They are also replacing manually operated switches with powered switches controlled by a remote computer based signalling system.

Track layout at several locations will also be improved to cater for increasing capacity and reliability demands of a modern railway.