Consultation Starts: 01-Apr-2021 at 8.00am

Consultation Ends: 09-Jun-2021 at 10.59pm

East West Rail's second non-statutory consultation is open.

Key areas of focus for the consultation include:

  • How we could improve Oxford Station and its supporting infrastructure - including Oxford Parkway and Bicester Village stations 

  • Options for avoiding lengthy periods of delays at the London Road level crossing, Bicester

  • How to ensure that communities around Bletchley and the Marston Vale Line get the most from East West Rail

  • Options for new stations at Bedford, to support regeneration in the town centre, as well as at Bedford St Johns and their supporting infrastructure 

  • Five route alignment options for the section of East West Rail between Bedford and Cambridge, with an emerging preference for alignments via Cambourne North

  • Opportunities to improve the experience for customers such as better facilities both at stations and onboard the train  

How to respond to this consultation:

You can share your views using the online feedback form available on the East West Rail website, or by emailing your comments to or writing via FREEPOST East West Rail. 

Alternatively, you can request a paper copy of the feedback form to be sent to you online on the East West Rail website, by emailing or by calling on 0330 134 0067.

The closing date for the consultation is 9 June 2021.