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 Sheffield / Derby and Leicester on Sunday 4 November

Start date
04/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between York / Sheffield / Derby and Leicester / London St Pancras

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Leicester and East Midlands Parkway, closing some lines.

As a result, services from north of Leicester will depart earlier than usual to Leicester, where they resume normal timings.


  • The 08:18 Sheffield to London St Pancras service will start from Derby. A replacement bus will run from Sheffield to Derby.
  • The 10:20 Leicester to York service will start from Derby, with a bus replacement running from Leicester to Derby.

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.