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.

No trains at Grantham from 13:00 on Saturday 2 until 12:00 on Sunday 3 December

Start date
02/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich and between Nottingham and Skegness / Grantham

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Work on the signalling equipment is taking place in the Grantham area, closing all lines.

From 13:00 on Saturday until 12:00 on Sunday, trains will not call at Grantham.

Trains between Nottingham and Skegness will not call at Grantham but will call additionally at Bottesford. Buses will run between Bottesford and Grantham to connect with these services.

Trains between Nottingham and Grantham will be replaced by buses between Bottesford and Grantham.

Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich will be amended to run between Liverpool Lime Street and Nottingham and between Nottingham and Norwich via Melton Mowbray. If you are travelling to / from Grantham you should travel via Nottingham using train services between Nottingham and Bottesford and replacement bus services between Bottesford and Grantham.

Grand Central, Hull Trains and Virgin Trains East Coast services will be diverted via an alternative route between Doncaster and Peterborough. You can find more information on this here.

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


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.