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 over night East Midlands Railway trains in the Market Harborough area from Monday 27 to Friday 31 July

Start date
27/07/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Derby / Leicester and London St Pancras International

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Kettering and Leicester, closing all lines overnight from 23:30.

The following alterations will apply:

Monday to Thursday

  • The 23:08 London St Pancras International to Derby, via Nottingham, is diverted and will not call at Market Harborough. it will then run later from Leicester arriving Derby approximately 02:37.  A replacement bus will run from Kettering to Market Harborough.

Tuesday to Friday

  • The 00:15 London St Pancras International to Leicester will be diverted and will not call at Market Harborough and will arrive in Leicester at the later time of 02:44. A replacement bus will run from Kettering to Market Harborough.
  • The 04:52 Leicester to London St Pancras International is retimed to depart Leicester at 04:17 and will then run at it's normal time from Kettering.


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