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 between Kettering and Leicester on Sunday 17 February

Start date
17/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International and Nottingham / Derby / Sheffield

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Kettering and Leicester, closing all lines between these stations.

During the engineering work trains will run between Kettering and Leicester via an alternative route, and will be unable to call at Market Harborough.

An amended timetable will operate all day, with broadly 2 trains per hour running in each direction between London St Pancras International and Nottingham / Derby / Sheffield.

These trains will be diverted via an alternative route and will not call at Market Harborough. Buses will run between Kettering and Market Harborough, and between Market Harborough and Leicester, to connect with the diverted trains.

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.