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Amended late night / early morning services between Lincoln and Cleethorpes from Monday 20 to Friday 24 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 20 May 2024 to 24 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

East Midlands Railway between Leicester / Nottingham and Lincoln / Cleethorpes


Engineering work is taking place between Nottingham and Newark Castle and also between Lincoln and Cleethorpes, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 19:44 Leicester to Cleethorpes will terminate Market Rasen. A rail replacement bus service will run between Market Rasen and Cleethorpes.

  • The 20:42 Leicester to Lincoln will terminate at Newark Castle. Passengers for Collingham, Swinderby and Hykeham should use an earlier or later train service.

  • The 21:58 Cleethorpes to Nottingham will not run. A rail replacement bus service will run between Cleethorpes and Nottingham.

  • The 22:37 Nottingham to Lincoln will depart earlier from Nottingham at 22:35, Carlton 22:41, Burton Joyce 22:45, Lowdham 22:49, Bleasby 22:54, Fiskerton 22:58, Newark Castle 23:07 and will then continue as usual to Lincoln, departing Collingham at 23:18.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 04:58 Lincoln to Cleethorpes will not run. A rail replacement bus service will run between Lincoln and Cleethorpes.

  • The 05:00 Cleethorpes to Lincoln service will not run and the 05:50 Cleethorpes to Newark North Gate service will start from Market Rasen at 0632. A rail replacement bus service will run between Cleethorpes and Market Rasen.

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.