Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended service in the Derby area from Sunday 10 to Saturday 16 February

Start date
10/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
Download map of route afected

CrossCountry between Plymouth and Aberdeen, between Cardiff Central and Nottingham and also between Birmingham New Street and Glasgow Central

East Midlands Trains between London St Pancras International and Sheffield and

Nottingham and Matlock

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Derby and Belper, closing various lines.


Trains will be diverted via an alternate route extending journey times by up to 30 minutes.

East Midlands Trains

Throughout the day, the London line of route services are retimed.  Some services will NOT call at Derby and a rail replacement service will be in operation between East Midlands Parkway and Long Eaton to and from Derby.       

Trains between Nottingham and Matlock will operate between Nottingham and Derby only. Buses will operate between Derby and Matlock.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.