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Last updated:Today at 20:52
Train companies affected:Greater Anglia, Stansted Express, CrossCountry

Buses replace late night trains between Lincoln / Sleaford and Peterborough from Monday 6 to Friday 10 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 06 May 2024 to 10 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

20:49 Doncaster to Peterborough

23:11 Peterborough to Lincoln


Engineering work is taking place between Sleaford and Peterborough, closing some lines.

As a result the following amendments will apply:

  • The 20:49 Doncaster to Peterborough service will terminate at Sleaford at 22:07. A rail replacement bus service will run, connecting from the train service departing Sleaford 22:17, Spalding 22:58, arriving Peterborough at 23:38.

  • The 23:11 Peterborough to Lincoln will not run. A rail replacement bus service will depart Peterborough at 23:11, Spalding 23:52, Ruskington 00:47, Metheringham 01:08 and will arrive Lincoln at 01:33.

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.