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Planned changes to train times

Check if there are any planned engineering works that’ll affect your Great Northern journey.

Planned engineering work

  • To maintain and improve the railway, Network Rail carries out regular planned engineering works on the Great Northern network
  • Work normally takes place at weekends or after 10 pm – but occasionally services are impacted at other times
  • Information will be available here as soon as it is available
  • Additionally, services may be subject to alteration as part of our amended timetable
  • Please check before travelling, and see our live departures and arrivals for up-to-the-minute information

Planning a journey or buying a ticket in advance?

To find out more simply click the date that you wish to travel on the calendar below to get the full details of planned works as well as if these works have been uploaded to online journey planners.

  • The furthest date that engineering work alterations have been included in online journey planners is available here
  • The furthest date Advance Fares have been released for is available here.
  • Some tickets may not be available online during engineering works. If you're unable to find your usual ticket, please use the ticket vending machines or ask at the station ticket office
Always check before you travel using our Journey planner, National Rail Enquiries or download our On Track App.

Check for planned engineering works affecting your journey

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Engineering work for Today

Date:
7 October 11:00 PM - 8 October 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Between Moorgate and Welwyn Garden City

Engineering work is taking place between New Barnet and Potters Bar, closing some lines.

As a result of this, from 23:55 on Saturday 8 October, buses will replace trains between New Barnet and Potters Bar calling at Hadley Wood.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.

Date:
7 October 11:00 PM - 9 October 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Between Moorgate / London Kings Cross and Stevenage via Hertford North

Engineering work is taking place between Alexandra Palace / Gordon Hill and Stevenage via Hertford North., closing all lines.

From approximately 22:00 until the end or service on Sunday evening, buses will replace trains between Alexandra Palace and Stevenage via Hertford North.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.

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Date:
3 October 11:00 PM - 7 October 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
 01:10 London Kings Cross to Hertford North

Engineering work is taking place between Finsbury Park and Alexandra Palace, closing some lines.

The 01:10 London Kings Cross to Gordon Hill / Hertford North train will not call at Harringay or Hornsey.

You should use alternative local TfL buses.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Buses by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

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