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 late night / early morning trains between Hitchin and Cambridge from Monday 17 to Friday 21 September

Start date
17/09/2018  00:00
End date
21/09/2018 
Route affected

Great Northern between London Kings Cross and Letchworth Garden City / Royston / Cambridge

Thameslink between Brighton and Cambridge

 
TOC(s) affected
Great NorthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place each night between Hitchin and Cambridge, closing all lines.

Each night trains will be unable to run between Hitchin and Cambridge and will be replaced by rail replacement road transport.

Trains will operate as follows:

Monday to Thursday

The 22:51 London Kings Cross to Royston service will terminate at Hitchin.

The 23:35, 23:54 Cambridge to London Kings Cross service will not run

The 23:42 and 23:51 London Kings Cross to Cambridge service will terminate at Hitchin

The 22:08 Brighton to Cambridge service will terminate at Hitchin.

Tuesday to Friday

The 00:23 and 01:05 London Kings Cross to Royston service will terminate at Hitchin.

The 00:32 Cambridge to London Kings Cross service will not run

The 04:56 Letchworth Garden City to London Kings Cross will start from Hitchin.

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

Bicycles:

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.