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 train service to / from London Kings Cross on Sunday 17 March

Start date
17/03/2019  00:00
End date
17/03/2019 
Route affected
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Grand Central between London Kings Cross and Bradford Interchange / Sunderland

Great Northern between London Kings Cross and Peterborough / Cambridge / Kings Lynn

Hull Trains between London Kings Cross and Hull

London North Eastern Railway between London Kings Cross and Leeds / York / Newcastle / Edinburgh / Aberdeen / Inverness

Thameslink between London Kings Cross and Cambridge / Peterborough

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

Engineering work is taking place between London Kings Cross and Stevenage, closing some lines.

Grand Central:

Services will be diverted between Stevenage and London Kings Cross, extending journey times by a few minutes. Trains will arrive at / depart from London Kings Cross and slightly amended times.

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. Buses will also call at Cockfosters for London Underground connections.

Hull Trains:

Services will be diverted between Stevenage and London Kings Cross, extending journey times by a few minutes.

London North Eastern Railway:

Services will be diverted to run via Hertford North (not calling), extending journey times by up to 15 minutes. Services departing London Kings Cross will be retimed, and may leave up to 15 minutes earlier than normal.

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.