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.

Buses replace trains between Peterborough and Ely on Sunday 26 September

Start date
End date
Route affected

CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Stansted Airport

East Midlands Railway between Liverpool Lime Street / Nottingham and Norwich

Greater Anglia between Peterborough and Ipswich

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands RailwayGreater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Peterborough and Ely, resulting in the closure of some lines.


Buses will replace trains between Ely and Peterborough, also calling at March.

East Midlands Railway:

Trains will not run between Grantham and Norwich. Replacement buses will run between Peterborough and Norwich.

Greater Anglia:

Buses will replace trains between Ely and Peterborough.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correctly, 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.