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Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace trains between Norwich and Ely on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 06 Jan 2024 to 07 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

East Midlands Railway between Norwich and Nottingham / Liverpool Lime Street

Greater Anglia between Norwich and Cambridge / Stansted Airport


Engineering work is taking place between Norwich and Ely, closing all lines. ​​​​​​​

East Midlands Railway:

Trains will run between Grantham and Liverpool Lime Street only.

Replacement buses will run between Grantham and Peterborough / Norwich only, with no intermediate stops. For stations between Peterborough and Norwich, you should use alternative services and change at Peterborough.


  • The 05:00 Nottingham to Norwich service will terminate at Peterborough.

  • The 05:09 Nottingham to Peterborough service will terminate at Grantham.

  • The 06:08 Nottingham to Norwich service will be cancelled throughout.

Greater Anglia:

Buses will replace trains between Norwich and Ely.

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.