Train services running through parts of Cambridgeshire are likely to be delayed and/or cancelled this morning.

National Rail said that all lines are blocked due to animals on the rail line between Peterborough and Ely.

National Rail has issued advice to customers: 


Replacement road transport services are conveying passengers between Leicester and Ely in both directions until further notice.

Passengers can use your tickets on the following:

  • Avanti West Coast between London Euston and Birmingham New Street in both directions.
  • London Underground via any reasonable route.
  • Greater Anglia via any reasonable route until further notice.
  • East Midlands Railway between Leicester and London St Pancras International in both directions.

Check before you travel:

"Passengers can check their journey using the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner.

"For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility information, please use this page.

"You can find the location of your replacement bus by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages."


"You may be entitled to compensation if you experience a delay in completing your journey today.

"Please keep your train ticket and make a note of your journey, as both will be required to support any claim."