Future engineering work

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Amended service between London St Pancras International and Luton from Saturday 29 to Monday 31 August

Start date
29/08/2020  00:00
End date
31/08/2020 
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International and Luton

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands RailwayThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London St Pancras International and Cricklewood, closing some lines.

East Midlands Railway:

Trains on the intercity route will be running to a reduced timetable all day from Saturday to Monday.

Trains between London St Pancras International and Corby will only run between Kettering and Corby.

Some services may have additional stops and extended journey times.

Thameslink:

Saturday:

Before 23:30, trains to / from London St Pancras will be amended to run to / from alternative platforms at London St Pancras International in a different part of the station

After 23:30, trains will run between Bedford / Luton and Mill Hill Broadway only.

No trains will call at Kentish Town. Replacement buses will run between West Hampstead Thameslink and London St Pancras International.

Trains to / from Sutton will be amended to run between London Blackfriars and Sutton only. Customers for these trains should use alternative Southern trains / London Buses / London Underground to complete their journey.

Trains between Horsham and Peterborough will additionally call at Salfords and Earlswood.

Customers can use London Underground / London Buses between Mill Hill Broadway and London St Pancras International, and between London St Pancras International and London Blackfriars / London Bridge.

Sunday:

A significantly reduced service will run between London St Pancras and London Bridge, and a reduced service will run between Bedford and Harpenden / Mill Hill Broadway, and also between London Bridge and Gatwick Airport / Brighton.

Trains to / from Sutton will be amended to run between London Blackfriars and Sutton only. Customers for these trains should use alternative Southern trains / London Buses / London Underground to complete their journey.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Luton and Stevenage (for alternative Great Northern / Thameslink services to / from London).
  • Mill Hill Broadway and London St Pancras International.

Customers can use London Underground / London Buses between Mill Hill Broadway and London St Pancras International, and between London St Pancras International and London Blackfriars / London Bridge.

Monday:

Before 05:45, trains to / from London St Pancras International will be amended to run between Bedford / Luton and Mill Hill Broadway only. Customers can use London Underground / London Buses between Mill Hill Broadway and London St Pancras International.

After 05:45, trains will run to / from London St Pancras International, but will be diverted to run to alternative platforms in a different part of the station. No trains will call at Kentish Town.

Replacement buses will run between West Hampstead Thameslink and London St Pancras International.

Trains to / from Sutton will be amended to run between London Blackfriars and Sutton only. Customers for these trains should use alternative Southern trains / London Buses / London Underground to complete their journey.

Trains between Horsham and Peterborough will additionally call at Salfords and Earlswood.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.