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 Derby / Nottingham and London St Pancras on Sunday 21 October

Start date
21/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between Sheffield / Derby / Nottingham / Corby and London St Pancras

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Chesterfield and Derby, between Nottingham and East Midlands Parkway, and also between Leicester and Kettering, closing some lines.

An amended timetable will be in operation between Sheffield / Derby / Nottingham and London St Pancras, with roughly two trains per hour running on these routes.

Replacement buses will operate:

  • Nottingham and East Midlands Parkway until 09:20.
  • Sheffield / Derby and Leicester for the first service towards London St Pancras.
  • Market Harborough and Leicester / Kettering (all day).

An amended timetable will operate for services to / from Corby.

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


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.