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 overnight East Midlands Railway trains in the Market Harborough area from Monday 24 to Friday 28 August

Start date
24/08/2020  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 overnight in the Market Harborough area closing all lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will apply:

Monday to Thursday

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

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:15 London St Pancras International to Leicester service will be diverted after Kettering and will not call at Market Harborough. The train 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 will be retimed to depart Leicester earlier at 04:17 and will then run at it's normal time from Kettering.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here

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.