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.

Amended late night Great Northern / Thameslink service on Friday 23 and early morning on Saturday 24 August

Start date
23/08/2019  00:00
End date
24/08/2019 
Route affected

Between London Kings Cross / Moorgate and Peterborough / Cambridge

 
TOC(s) affected
Great NorthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place after 23:00 between London Kings Cross and Peterborough / Royston, closing various lines.

The entire East Coast Mainline will close in the early hours of Saturday 24th August. Train services will terminate or shut down earlier than normal as below;

Great Northern Inner services

Friday

23:35 Watton-at-Stone to Moorgate will terminate at Alexandra Palace, replacement bus Alexandra Palace to Finsbury Park.

Saturday

00:17 Moorgate to Stevenage will terminate at Hertford North, with a replacement bus from Hertford North to Stevenage.

01:10 Kings Cross to Hertford North will not run, bus replacement provided throughout.

01:40 Kings Cross to Welwyn GC will not run, bus replacement provided throughout.

Great Northern Outer services

Friday

22:44 Cambridge North to Kings Cross will terminate at Finsbury Park.

23:20 Peterborough to Kings Cross will terminate at Stevenage, bus replacement Stevenage to Kings Cross.

23:35 Cambridge to Kings Cross will terminate at Alexandra Palace, bus replacement Alexandra Palace to Kings Cross.

23:54 Cambridge to Kings Cross will terminate Stevenage, bus replacement Stevenage to Kings Cross.

Saturday

00:23 Kings Cross to Royston will terminate at Letchworth GC, bus replacement from Letchworth to Royston.

01:05 Kings Cross to Royston will not run, bus replacement provided throughout.

01:36 Kings Cross to Peterborough will not run

Tickets will be accepted on TfL buses and London Underground services for all stations within Greater London.

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

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.