The images below display the proposed East West Rail route on a different style map, which shows geographical information at the given scales.


OS basemaps

  • Alignments 1 & 9 – Tempsford variant
  • Alternative approaches to Bedford
  • Approaching Cambridge
  • Approach to Bedford, Bedford St Johns & Bedford Station
  • Area around London Road level crossing
  • Bedford
  • Bedford to Cambourne
  • Entire route 1:150,000
  • Entire route 1:300,000
  • Existing route from Oxford Parkway to Bicester
  • Existing route from Oxford station to Oxford Parkway
  • Potential locations for Bedford St Johns station
  • Ravensden
  • Route from Bletchley to Bedford
  • Varsity Hybrid alignments – Environmental risks/constraints

These maps do not show the complete geographical detail in each area as, at this stage in the design process, they are produced only to help people orientate themselves when looking at the proposed route.


Geospatial Reference System

These maps (provided for general reference purposes only) use the WGS84 coordinate system, which may differ from the standard British National Grid, and therefore users should be aware of potential variations when comparing data.