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Buses replace trains between Newark North Gate and Lincoln from late on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 11 May 2024 to 12 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

East Midlands Railway between Newark North Gate and Lincoln

LNER between London Kings Cross and Lincoln


Engineering work is taking place between Newark North Gate and Lincoln, closing all lines.

East Midlands Railway:

Trains between Nottingham and Lincoln will terminate at Newark Castle.

Trains between Nottingham and Cleethorpes will operate as two seperate trains running between Nottingham and Newark Castle and between Lincoln and Cleethorpes.

Rail replacement buses will run between Newark Castle and Lincoln, with every other bus calling additionally at Newark North Gate.



The 20:25 Lincoln to London Kings Cross service will terminate at Newark North Gate. This connects with the 21:18 Newark North Gate to London Kings Cross service.


Trains will not run between Newark North Gate and Lincoln.

Replacement buses will run between Newark North Gate and Lincoln.

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.