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 Bedford and Kettering on Sunday 11 August

Start date
11/08/2019  00:00
End date
11/08/2019 
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between London St Pancras International and Corby / Leicester / Nottingham / Derby / Sheffield

Thameslink between Brighton and Bedford

 
TOC(s) affected
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Description

Engineering work is taking place between Bedford and Kettering, and also near London St Pancras International, closing some lines.

East Midlands Trains:

The following trains will terminate at Kettering:

  • The 06:50 Derby to London St Pancras service.
  • The 07:29 Nottingham to London St Pancras service.
  • The 07:51 Derby to London St Pancras service.
  • The 08:22 Nottingham to London St Pancras service.

Replacement buses will run between Kettering and Bedford. An amended train service will run between Bedford and London St Pancras.

The 09:00 London St Pancras to Nottingham service will terminate at Bedford. A replacement bus will run between Bedford and Kettering, and an additional train service will run between Kettering and Nottingham.

The following trains will be replaced by buses throughout:

  • The 09:30 Corby to Kettering service.
  • The 09:55 Kettering to Corby service.
  • The 10:25 Corby to Kettering service.

Throughout the rest of the day, train services to / from London St Pancras will be retimed and will run earlier or later than usual.

Thameslink:

A revised timetable will be in operation for all services running between Brighton and Bedford, with trains being retimed or amended.

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.