Future engineering work

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Amended East Midlands Railway service from Monday 16 to Friday 20 December

Start date
16/12/2019  00:00
End date
20/12/2019 
Route affected

Between London St Pancras International and Leicester / Derby / Nottingham / Melton Mowbray / Sheffield / Leeds; between Derby / Kettering and Corby and also between Leicester and Nottingham

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Wellingborough / Kettering and Corby; between Chesterfield and Sheffield and also in the Derby / Loughborough areas.

As a result of these works some lines will be closed with some trains not calling at stations and others being retimed.

Northbound

Monday - Friday

The 09:26 Corby to Derby will depart earlier than usual from Corby (at 09:20) and NOT CALL at Oakham and Melton Mowbray. A replacement bus will be provided between Corby, Oakham and Melton Mowbray, connecting into the train at East Midlands Parkway.

The 09:05 London St Pancras International to Nottingham service is retimed after departing Market Harborough, running later to all further station.

The 17:50 London St Pancras International to Melton Mowbray will this week terminate at Corby, with a replacement bus connecting with the train at Corby and travelling to Oakham and Melton Mowbray.

Monday - Thursday

The 20:01 London St Pancras International to Leeds and 21:01 London St Pancras International to Sheffield are retimed after departing Chesterfield, running later to all further station.

The 21:30, 21:50 and 23:08 London St Pancras International to Derby services, are retimed after departing Bedford and will run later than normal for the rest of the journey.

The 22:00 London St Pancras International to Nottingham, are retimed after departing Bedford and will run later than normal for the rest of the journey.

The 22:20 London St Pancras to Sheffield are retimed after departing Bedford and will run later than normal for the rest of the journey.

The 00:15 London St Pancras International to Leicester services are retimed after departing Bedford and will run later than normal for the rest of the journey.

The 23:11 Kettering to Corby is retimed to depart later than usual, this will maintain a connection out of the 22:00 London to Corby service.

Southbound

Monday - Friday

The 05:58 Melton Mowbray to London St Pancras starts at Kettering, with a replacement bus service provided from Melton Mowbray, calling at Oakham en-route and connecting into the train at Kettering.

The 16:27 Derby to Kettering runs to a very different schedule this week, departing Derby later than usual and no longer calling at Melton Mowbray, Oakham or Corby. A replacement bus will be provided connecting out of the train at East Midlands Parkway, calling at Melton Mowbray, Oakham, Corby and Kettering.

Monday - Thursday

The 21:29 Nottingham to London St Pancras International is retimed after departing Market Harborough, running later than usual to all further station calls through to the Capital.

The 22:43 Corby to Kettering is retimed to depart Corby at 22:52, running later through to Kettering.

The 22:01 Sheffield to Derby is amended to depart Sheffield and Chesterfield earlier than usual

The 22:01 Nottingham to Leicester service will not call at Barrow, Sileby and Syston. A bus will run from Loughborough to Leicester.

The 23:21 Sheffield to Derby is retimed to depart Sheffield slightly later than usual.

Tuesday - Friday

The 04:52 Leicester to London St Pancras International will depart Leicester and Kettering earlier than usual, regaining regular schedule on arrival at Wellingborough.

The 05:31 Sheffield to London St Pancras International will depart Sheffield and Chesterfield earlier than usual, before regaining regular schedule on arrival at Derby.

Check before you travel:

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Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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

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.