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Buses replace trains between Leicester and Peterborough on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 23 Mar 2024 to 24 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Cambridge / Stansted Airport

East Midlands Railway between Nottingham and Norwich


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


Buses will replace trains between Leicester and Peterborough.

East Midlands Railway:


The 05:00 and 06:08 Nottingham to Norwich trains will not call at East Midlands Parkway, Loughborough, Melton Mowbray, Oakham or Stamford. You are advised to travel on the 05:33 Nottingham to Leicester train, and change at Loughborough for the 06:03 rail replacement bus to Peterborough, calling at Melton Mowbray, Oakham and Stamford.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.