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 Derby and Tamworth on Sunday 12 April

Start date
12/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Aberdeen / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central and Plymouth / Penzance also between Nottingham and Cardiff Central and between 

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Derby and Burton-on-Trent, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Derby and Tamworth. 

Most trains will be diverted between Derby and Birmingham New Street via but not calling at Leicester extending journey times by approximately 60 minutes.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.