Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 22/02/2018 10:30. Update now

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 East Midlands Trains service on Sunday 21 January

Start date
21/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
Download map of route afected

London St Pancras International and Nottingham / Derby / Sheffield

York and Leicester

Derby and Nottingham

Corby and Kettering

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Midland Mainline, closing some lines in the Leicester and Kettering areas.

Until 10:30, trains will run between Leicester and London St Pancras International only. Road transport will run between Sheffield / Derby / Nottingham and Leicester.

After 10:30, a reduced service will run to and from London St Pancras International. Some afternoon trains between Derby and Nottingham are also cancelled, and the shuttle trains between Corby and Kettering are also cancelled.

Road transport will run in place of cancelled trains between Corby and Kettering.

Check before you travel:

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.

Project Information:

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