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 Derby and Chesterfield / Matlock on Saturday 16 February

Start date
16/02/2019  00:00
End date
16/02/2019 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Penzance / Plymouth / Bristol Temple Meads / Birmingham New Street and Leeds / York / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central / Aberdeen, and also between Bournemouth / Southampton Central / Guildford / Reading / Birmingham New Street and Newcastle,

East Midlands Trains between London St Pancras International / Leicester / Derby and Sheffield / York and also between Newark Castle / Nottingham / Derby and Matlock

Northern between Nottingham and Sheffield / Leeds

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsNorthern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Derby and Chesterfield / Matlock all day on Saturday 16 February, and this will require all lines to be closed between these stations.

The following changes will apply to the train service:

CrossCountry:
CrossCountry services are still expected to call at Derby and Chesterfield; however, they will divert their trains around the engineering work, increasing journey times by approximately 30 minutes.

East Midlands Trains:
Train services between Derby / Newark Castle / Nottingham and Matlock will now terminate at / start back from Derby. Buses will run in place of trains between Derby and Matlock, calling at all stations.

Southbound train services scheduled to run between Chesterfield and Derby will be revised. Some trains will divert around engineering work and will not call at Derby. Some trains will start their journey from Derby. Rail replacement buses will run between Chesterfield and Derby.

Northbound train services scheduled to run between Derby and Chesterfield will be revised. Some trains will depart Derby at an earlier time and divert around engineering work to then call at Chesterfield. Some trains will divert and no longer call at Derby. Some trains will terminate at Derby. Rail replacement buses will run between Derby and Chesterfield.

Northern:
There are only two train services scheduled to run between Derby 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

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.