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 services at / through Derby on Sunday 22 October

Start date
22/10/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Glasgow Centra / Edinburgh and Plymouth / Penzance and between Newcastle and Reading

East Midlands Trains between Leeds / Sheffield and London St Pancras International and between Nottingham and Matlock

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands Trains

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work in the Derby area closing the line between Derby and Matlock.

CrossCountry trains between Newcastle and Reading will run between Derby and Reading. This is due to restricted line access between Chesterfield and Derby.

Trains between Glasgow Central / Edinburgh and Plymouth / Plymouth are diverted via and will call additionally at Doncaster.

East Midlands trains are replaced by buses between Derby and Matlock.

Some trains between Sheffield and London St Pancras International will not call at Derby.

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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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.