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Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace late night trains to / from Hitchin and between Stevenage and Royston / Cambridge from Monday 12 to Friday 16 February 

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Engineering work details

Starts 12 Feb 2024 to 16 Feb 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Northern between London Kings Cross and Cambridge / Kings Lynn

Thameslink between Brighton / London Kings Cross and Cambridge / Peterborough


Engineering work is taking place between Stevenage and Royston and in the Hitchin area, closing various lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Stevenage - Royston / Cambridge:

Between 23:55 and 05:05 each night, buses will replace trains between Stevenage and Royston / Cambridge.


On Tuesday to Friday mornings, the 03:23 Peterborough to London Kings Cross service will not call at Hitchin. A replacement bus will run between Biggleswade and Stevenage via Hitchin.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.