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 18 September

Start date
End date
Route affected

CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Cambridge / Stansted Airport

East Midlands Railway between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich

Greater Anglia between Peterborough and Cambridge / Ipswich / Colchester

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands RailwayGreater Anglia

Engineering work is taking place between Peterborough and Cambridge, closing all lines.


Buses will replace trains between Peterborough and Ely.

Greater Anglia

Buses replace trains between Peterborough and Ely

It is not yet known how East Midlands Railway will be affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with CrossCountry and Greater Anglia, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with East Midlands Railway, 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.