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Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace late night / early morning services between Luton and Bedford on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 30 Dec 2023 to 31 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Thameslink between Brighton / Sutton / London St Pancras International and Bedford


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Luton and Bedford, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

From 23:59 on Saturday until 08:05 on Sunday, buses replace trains between Luton and Bedford.

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.