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.

Buses replace trains between Newark Castle and Lincoln on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 March

Start date
14/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International / Leicester / Nottingham and Lincoln

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place in the Newark area, closing some lines.


Trains between London St Pancras International and Lincoln will start / terminate at Nottingham. A replacement bus service will operate for connections.

Trains on the Leicester to Lincoln route will start / terminate at Newark Castle. A replacement bus service will operate between Newark Castle and Lincoln.


Trains on the the Nottingham to Lincoln route will start / terminate at Newark Castle, a rail replacement bus will run between Newark Castle and Lincoln.

Until 12:00 buses will replace trains between Nottingham and Grantham.

Check before you travel:

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

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.