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 late night / early morning trains in the Stevenage / Hitchin area from Monday 10 to Friday 14 May

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Great Northern / Thameslink services via Stevenage / Hitchin

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Great NorthernThameslink

Engineering work is taking place between Stevenage and Hitchin / Cambridge, closing various lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Friday:

Between 23:55 and 05:05 each night, buses will replace trains between Stevenage and Cambridge.

Tuesday to Friday:

As a result, the 03:24 Peterborough to London Kings Cross service will not call at Hitchin. Replacement buses will run between Arlesey and Hitchin, connecting with the train.

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.