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.

Amended service between Stevenage and London via Potters Bar on Sunday 17 February

Start date
17/02/2019  00:00
End date
17/02/2019 
Route affected
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Hull Trains between Hull and London Kings Cross

Grand Central between Sunderland / Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross

Great Northern between Kings Lynn / Cambridge / Peterborough / Letchworth Garden City / Hitchin and London Kings Cross

London North Eastern Railway between Inverness / Aberdeen / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central / Newcastle / Leeds / York / Harrogate / Skipton and London Kings Cross

Thameslink between Cambridge / Peterborough / Hitchin and London Kings Cross

 
TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralGreat NorthernHull TrainsLondon North Eastern RailwayThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Stevenage and London via Potters Bar, closing all lines.

Grand Central

Trains to / from London Kings Cross will be diverted via Hertford, extending journey times.

Hull Trains

Trains to / from London Kings Cross will be diverted via Hertford, extending journey times.

London North Eastern Railway

Until 09:20, trains will be unable to run to / from London Kings Cross. Trains will be revised to start / terminate at Doncaster / Peterborough / Stevenage.

After 09:20, trains to / from London Kings Cross will be diverted via Hertford. Trains from London Kings Cross are expected to leave 15 minutes early and trains arriving at London Kings Cross are expected to do so 15 minutes later than scheduled.

Great Northern / Thameslink

Trains between London King's Cross and Stevenage, Peterborough, Cambridge and King's Lynn will be diverted between Alexandra Palace and Stevenage and will be unable to call at stations via Welwyn Garden City. A revised timetable will operate with extended journey times.

Replacement buses will operate calling at stations between Alexandra Palace and Stevenage via Welwyn Garden City.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Grand Central, Hull Trains or LNER, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with Great Northern or Thameslink, these changes 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

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.