Proposed Railway Stations and Lines in East Anglia

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Addenbrookes (Cambridge South)

Located south of Cambridge railway station, near Addenbrookes hospital, this station would add a third railway station to the main north-south railway line through Cambridge.

Beaulieu Park

Located north east of Chelmsford on the Great Eastern Main Line (GEML), this station will serve a new development being built in Boreham. It will be located between Chelmsford and Hatfield Peverel. The station may also just be called Beaulieu.

Broadland Business Park

Located in east Norwich, this proposed railway station would be located on the the Bittern line between Norwich and Sheringham. The station is also known as Dussindale.

Cherry Hinton

Located between Cambridge and Newmarket, Cherry Hinton is one of two proposals on this section of railway line, with the other being Fulbourn located east of this proposal.

Essex University

This station would be located south east of Hythe, Colchester on the Colchester – Clacton railway line.

Fulbourn

Located between Cambridge and Newmarket.

Hampton

Proposed railway station on the East Coast Main Line, which would be located a few miles south of Peterborough.

Soham

Located between Ely and Kennett on the Ipswich – Peterborough railway line, this station is expected to be opened in the next few years. Initial plans will facilitate a second track and platform for the station as part of a rail upgrade.

Tempsford

New railway station located on the East Coast Mainline (ECML). Some proposals mark this station as a replacement for Sandy station.

Waterbeach (relocation)

As part of plans to develop a new town on the site of the former army barracks, it has been proposed that the railway station located on the Cambridge to Ely line is relocated north east.

Proposed Railway Lines

In addition, the following railway lines are proposed in East Anglia.

There is also a campaign to develop a Cambridge Metro that would encompass a number of the projects noted on this page.

2 comments

  1. The line from Sudbury to Cambridge should be reopened providing that they are made accessible for disabled people.

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