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

Buses replace early morning trains between Nottingham and Alfreton / Chesterfield from Tuesday 17 to Friday 20 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 17 Sep 2024 to 20 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Nottingham and Sheffield / Leeds


Engineering work is taking place between Nottingham and Alfreton / Chesterfield, closing all lines early on Tuesday to Friday mornings.

As a result:

  • The 05:15 Sheffield the Nottingham service will terminate at Chesterfield. A bus will be provided from Chesterfield to Nottingham.

  • The 06:16 Nottingham to Leeds service will start from Alfreton at 06:43. A bus will be provided from Nottingham to Alfreton, departing Nottingham at 05:20 to connect with the train at Alfreton.

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.