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.

Various amendments to East Midlands Trains services between Monday 12 and Friday 16 February

Start date
12/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London St Pancras and Leicester / Derby

Between Nottingham and Leicester

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place at various places on the East Midlands Trains network between Monday 12 and Friday 16 February.

The following alterations will apply:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22.01 Nottingham to Leicester service is retimed, and will not call at Sileby or Barrow on Soar. Replacement buses will run from Loughborough to Leicester via Barrow-upon Soar and Sileby.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 23.15 London St Pancras to Derby service will be diverted, and will take longer than usual.
  • The 00.15 (from Wednesday morning onwards) London St Pancras to Leicester service will be diverted, and will take longer than usual.
  • The 04.45 (from Wednesday morning onwards) Leicester to London St Pancras will be retimed to leave earlier than usual.
  • Rail replacement buses will run between Kettering and Leicester, calling at Market Harborough.


  • The London St Pancras to Derby service will run as an additional service, calling at Leicester only.

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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.