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.

No trains between Peterborough / Downham Market and Cambridge North on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 October

Start date
05/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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East Midland Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich

CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Cambridge / Stansted Airport

Great Northern between Kings Lynn / Ely and London Kings Cross

Greater Anglia between Peterborough and Ipswich / Colchester and between Norwich and Cambridge. Also between Norwich and Cambridge.

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat NorthernGreater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Peterborough / Downham Market and Ely and in the Waterbeach area, closing all lines.


Replacement buses will run between Peterborough and Cambridge. Customers may have to change buses to complete their journey.

East Midlands Trains

Buses will replace trains between Peterborough and Norwich. 

Great Northern

Buses will replace trains between Cambridge North and Downham Market.

Greater Anglia

Buses will replace trains between Peterborough and Ely and also between Cambridge North and Norwich.

Because of this engineering work and further engineering work at Norwich buses will also replace trains between Norwich and Cambridge North.

Additional information

Customers please note that East Midlands Trains and Great Anglia are affected by engineering work in the Norwich area.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains and Greater Anglia please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.