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Last updated:Today at 16:20
Train companies affected:Great Western Railway, South Western Railway

Buses replace late night trains between Lincoln / Sleaford and Peterborough from Monday 9 to Thursday 12 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 09 Sep 2024 to 12 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

East Midlands Railway between Doncaster / Lincoln and Peterborough


Engineering work is taking place between Sleaford and Peterborough, closing all lines on Monday to Thursday evenings.

As a result:

  • The 20:49 Doncaster to Peterborough service will terminate at Sleaford. A replacement bus will run between Sleaford and Peterborough.

  • The 23:11 Peterborough to Lincoln service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.