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 overnight trains at Moorgate from Monday to Friday starting Monday 16 December finishing Friday 15 May

Start date
16/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Moorgate and Hertford North / Welwyn Garden City / Watton-at-Stone / Stevenage

TOC(s) affected
Great Northern

Network Rail will be carrying out intensive tunnel maintenance, as well as preparatory work ahead of installing a new signalling equipment which will allow us to run more trains in the future between Moorgate and Finsbury Park. 

Starting on Monday 16 December and ending on Friday 15 May 2020, lines will be closed overnight from Monday to Friday.

Each night, Monday to Friday, the work will start at approximately 22:00 finishing at 04:00 the following morning. 

Trains that normally run to / from Moorgate will be diverted to run to / from London Kings Cross.

Valid tickets can be used on London Buses / London Underground services between Moorgate and Finsbury Park.

Check before you travel:

Until Friday 14 February, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

From Monday 17 February, these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

You can plan your journey on London Buses or London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner