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 midweek overnight / early morning Thameslink service from Monday 28 January to Friday 1 February

Start date
28/01/2019  00:00
End date
01/02/2019 
Route affected

Between London Kings Cross and Peterborough

Between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks

 
TOC(s) affected
Thameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between St Neots and Hitchin on Monday into Tuesday and between Sevenoaks and Bickley each morning from Tuesday to Friday, closing some lines.

Monday

The 03:24 Peterborough to London King's Cross service will be unable to call at Arlesey and Sandy. Connecting replacement buses will operate between Sandy / Arlesey and Hitchin.

The 23:45 Peterborough to London Kings Cross service will be unable to call at Arlesey. A connecting replacement bus will operate between Arlesey and Hitchin.

Tuesday

Until 04:30 Trains between London King's Cross and Peterborough will be unable to call at Arlesey. A connecting replacement bus will operate between Hitchin and Arlesey.

Tuesday to Friday

The 05:30 Sevenoaks to London Blackfriars service will be diverted and will call additionally at Orpington and Petts Wood, but will not call at stations between Sevenoaks and Bickley (via Bat & Ball). A replacement bus service will run between Sevenoaks and Bickley (via Bat & Ball).

Check before you travel:

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.