East Midlands Railway services during Christmas and New Year 2020/2021

Please find below a day-by-day summary of the services that East Midlands Railway will be running over the Christmas and New Year Bank Holiday period.

This information is subject to change due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, please check before you travel.

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Wednesday 23 December

 

Trains on all routes are expected to be busier than normal.

Due to engineering work, the 22:20 London St Pancras International to Sheffield train will be diverted between Derby and Chesterfield extending journey times.

Thursday 24 December

 

As train services may finish earlier than normal due to the Christmas closedown, please check your journey before you travel.

Friday 25 December

 

No service.

Saturday 26 December

 

No service.

Sunday 27 December

 

London St Pancras International - Corby / Derby / Nottingham / Sheffield:

East Midlands Railway will be running an increased timetable to and from London St Pancras International. This is due to the major engineering work taking place on the line into London Kings Cross. Trains are expected to be busier than normal.

A number of London St Pancras International to Derby trains will be extended through to Sheffield.

Most services between Corby and Kettering have been extended to London St Pancras International. These services will be calling additionally at Wellingborough, Bedford, Luton and Luton Airport Parkway.

Regional Routes:

Trains are expected to be busier than normal.

14:04 Crewe to Derby service will be cancelled.

Monday 28 December

 

London St Pancras International - Corby / Derby / Nottingham / Sheffield:

An amended timetable will be in operation, some services in the morning and evening will not run.

Regional Routes:

22:01 Nottingham to Leicester service is revised due to engineering works, and will run non-stop between Loughborough and Leicester. A replacement bus service will operate between Loughborough and Leicester, connecting from the train service calling at Barrow-upon-Soar, Sileby, Syston and Leicester.

Tuesday 29 December

 

London St Pancras International - Corby / Derby / Nottingham / Sheffield:

An amended timetable will be in operation, some services in the morning and evening will not run.

Regional Routes:

22:01 Nottingham to Leicester service is revised due to engineering works, and will run non-stop between Loughborough and Leicester. A replacement bus service will operate between Loughborough and Leicester, connecting from the train service calling at Barrow-upon-Soar, Sileby, Syston and Leicester.

Wednesday 30 December

 

London St Pancras International - Corby / Derby / Nottingham / Sheffield:

An amended timetable will be in operation, some services in the morning and evening will not run.

Regional Routes:

22:01 Nottingham to Leicester service is revised due to engineering works, and will run non-stop between Loughborough and Leicester. A replacement bus service will operate between Loughborough and Leicester, connecting from the train service calling at Barrow-upon-Soar, Sileby, Syston and Leicester.

Thursday 31 December

 

London St Pancras International - Corby / Derby / Nottingham / Sheffield:

An amended timetable will be in operation. Some services in the morning will not run and there will be a slightly earlier shutdown in the evening.

Regional Routes:

Train services will finish earlier than normal, please check before you travel.

Friday 1 January 2021

 

London St Pancras International - Corby / Derby / Nottingham / Sheffield:

Train services will start later than normal in the morning.

Regional Routes:

Train services will start later in the morning than normal, please check before you travel.

Saturday 2 January

 

No engineering work is planned.

Sunday 3 January

 

No engineering work is planned.

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Last updated:   06 November 2020