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 / Corby on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 November

Start date
10/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between London St Pancras and Corby / Leicester / Nottingham / Derby / Sheffield

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Bedford and Leicester, closing all lines.

A reduced service of 2 trains per hour will operate between London St Pancras and Bedford, connecting into replacement buses between Bedford and Leicester / Corby, calling at all booked stations.

An amended service will run between Leicester and Sheffield via Derby, or between Leicester and Nottingham. These services will make additional calls at Loughborough, East Midlands Parkway, Beeston, Long Eaton and Chesterfield.

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.