Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains in the Peterborough / Ely / Bury St Edmunds area from Sunday 6 September to Sunday 4 October

Start date
06/09/2020  00:00
End date
04/10/2020 
Route affected
Download map of route afected CrossCountry / East Midlands Railway / Greater Anglia services to / from / via Peterborough / Ely / Bury St Edmunds 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands RailwayGreater Anglia
Description

Major engineering work is taking place at Manea, closing all lines.

CrossCountry:

Buses will replace trains between Peterborough and March / Ely.

East Midlands Railway:

From Sunday 6 to Sunday 4 October, trains between Liverpool / Manchester / Nottingham and Norwich will run between Liverpool / Manchester / Nottingham and Peterborough only.

Replacement buses will run between Peterborough and Ely, and a shuttle train service will run between Ely and Norwich.

Details are also available on the East Midlands Railway website.

Greater Anglia:

Weekends:

Sunday 6 September: Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds. Also, buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Peterborough.

Saturday 12 September: Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Stowmarket, and between Ely and Peterborough all day. A train service will operate between Stowmarket and Ely.

Sunday 13 September: Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds all day. Also, buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Peterborough all day.

Saturday 19 - Sunday 20 September: Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds all weekend. Also, buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Peterborough all weekend.

Saturday 26 - Sunday 27 September: Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds all weekend. Also, buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Peterborough all weekend.

Saturday 3  - Sunday 4 October: Buses will replace trains between Ely and Peterborough all day.

Monday - Friday (every week):

Buses will replace trains between Peterborough and Ely all day.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.