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 between Loughborough and Derby / Nottingham on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 February

Start date
03/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Nottingham and Birmingham New Street / Cardiff Central

East Midlands Trains between Sheffield / Matlock / Derby / Leicester / Nottingham and London St Pancras

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Derby / Long Eaton / Beeston and Loughborough. Lines will be closed from late evening on Saturday and all day on Sunday.


A normal service will run on Saturday.

Buses will replace trains between Nottingham and Derby on Sunday.


East Midlands Trains:

Saturday 3 February:

The following trains will terminate at Leicester:

  • 1832 Nottingham - London St Pancras International
  • 1826 Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  • 2126 and 2200 London St Pancras International to Nottingham services
  • 2130 and 2226 London St Pancras International to Derby services


The 22.54 Matlock to Nottingham service will terminate at Derby. A replacement bus will run from Derby to Nottingham.

The 20.58 London St Pancras to Sheffield, 21.01 London St Pancras to Derby and 23.20 Sheffield to Derby services will all be cancelled. Buses will run between Leicester, Derby, Nottingham and Sheffield.

The 22.20 and 23.20 Nottingham to Derby and 21.34 and 23.10 Nottingham to Leicester services will be replaced by buses throughout.

Sunday 4 February:

An amended timetable will be in operation. Services for London St Pancras will start / terminate at Leicester, buses will run between Leicester, Derby, Nottingham and Sheffield.

Trains between Nottingham and Matlock will run between Derby and Matlock only. Replacement buses will be in operation between Nottingham and Derby.

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.