Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended late night / early morning East Midlands Trains service from Monday 17 to Friday 21 July

Start date
17/07/2017  00:00
End date
21/07/2017 
Route affected

Between Leicester / Derby and London St Pancras International

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains
Description

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Kettering and Leicester, closing the line.

The 04:45 (Tuesday - Friday) Leicester to London St Pancras International departs Leicester much earlier than usual at 04:1) and is diverted, before regaining usual route and schedule on arrival at Kettering.

The 23:15 (Monday - Friday) London St Pancras to Derby is diverted after departing Kettering, missing out the call at Market Harborough, before regaining usual route from Leicester onwards and running later all remaining stations through to Derby. Rail replacement buses will be provided, connecting out of the train at Kettering and travelling to Market Harborough and a bus provided from Market Harborough to Leicester to connect into the train.

The 00:15 (Tuesday - Friday) London St Pancras to Leicester are diverted after Kettering, missing out the call at Market Harborough and terminating in Leicester later than usual. A replacement bus service will be provided, connecting out of the train at Kettering and travelling to Market Harborough and Leicester.

Check before you travel:

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

Bicycles:

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.