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.

Buses replace trains between Bedford and Leicester on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 February

Start date
17/02/2018  00:00
End date
18/02/2018 
Route affected
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Trains between London St Pancras International and Leicester / Nottingham / Derby / Sheffield

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Bedford and Leicester / London St Pancras International, closing all lines via Kettering.

A reduced service will run between London St Pancras and Bedford, with two trains per hour.

Buses replace trains between Bedford and Leicester, increasing journey times by up to 1½ hours.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Bicycles:

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.