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 24 and Sunday 25 February

Start date
24/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras and Leicester / Nottingham / Derby / Sheffield

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place between London St Pancras and Luton, and also between Bedford and Leicester on Saturday and Sunday.

An amended timetable of two trains per hour will run between London St Pancras and Bedford. Replacement buses will run between Bedford and Kettering / Corby / Leicester.

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 typing in your station here.


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.