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 Cambridge / Ely and Norwich on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 December

Start date
01/12/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich

Greater Anglia between Cambridge and Norwich

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands TrainsGreater Anglia

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

East Midlands Trains :

Trains will not run between Ely and Norwich. Customers should use Greater Anglia replacement buses for stations between Ely and Norwich.

An express bus service will run non stop between Peterborough and Norwich.

Greater Anglia:

Buses will replace trains between Cambridge and Norwich, calling at all booked stations.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey with East Midlands Trains using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

These changes for Greater Anglia are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.