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 to / from London Kings Cross on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 September

Start date
05/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Grand Central between Bradford Interchange / Sunderland and London Kings Cross

Great Northern between Kings Lynn / Peterborough and London Kings Cross / Moorgate

Hull Trains between Hull and London Kings Cross

LNER between Aberdeen / Glasgow Central / Leeds and London Kings Cross

Thameslink between Peterborough / Cambridge and London Kings Cross

TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralGreat NorthernHull TrainsLNERThameslink

Engineering work is taking place between London Kings Cross and Stevenage, closing some lines.

Grand Central:

There will be no Grand Central train service.

Great Northern and Thameslink:

No trains will run between Finsbury Park and London Kings Cross. Services that usually run to / from London Kings Cross will be amended to run to / from Finsbury Park instead. Services will run to a revised timetable.

Stations on the routes to Hertford and Welwyn Garden City will continue to operate, as will Thameslink services towards Brighton.

Customers travelling between London Kings Cross and Finsbury Park should use London Underground services to complete their journey.

Hull Trains:

Hull Trains services are currently suspended due to the impact of Coronavirus.

London North Eastern Railway:

An amended timetable will operate. Two trains per hour will run to and from St Neots. A rail replacement coach service will be provided between St Neots and Bedford, connecting with East Midlands Railway services to and from London St Pancras International. Other London North Eastern Railway services will start and terminate at Peterborough or Retford.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Grand Central, Great Northern, Hull Trains or Thameslink, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.

If you are travelling with LNER, 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 Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

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.