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.

Buses replace early morning trains between Peterborough and Hitchin on Sunday 23 September

Start date
23/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Northern between Peterborough and London Kings Cross

TOC(s) affected
Great Northern

Engineering work is taking place between Peterborough and Hitchin, closing some lines until 09:00.

As a result, the 05:45 and 06:45 Peterborough to London Kings Cross services will not run.

Replacement buses will run between Peterborough and Hitchin, for connecting rail services towards London Kings Cross. These buses will leave earlier than the usual train, departing Peterborough at 05:05 and 06:05.

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


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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.