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 East Midlands Railway services to / from London St Pancras International from Monday 26 to Friday 30 April

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Route affected

between London St Pancras International and Sheffield

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Kettering and Leicester / Wellingborough, closing some lines.

The following alterations will apply:

From Monday to Friday, these services will have extended journey times:

Monday to Thursday:

  • 20:49 Sheffield - London St Pancras International
  • 21:29 Nottingham - London St Pancras International
  • 21:01 London St Pancras International - Sheffield
  • 21:05 London St Pancras International - Nottingham
  • 21:30 London St Pancras International - Derby
  • 21:50 London St Pancras International - Derby
  • 22:00 London St Pancras International - Nottingham
  • 22:20 London St Pancras International - Sheffield

The 23:08 (Monday to Thursday) London St Pancras International to Derby via Nottingham will be diverted and will NOT call at Market Harborough. A rail replacement bus will run from Kettering to Market Harborough & Market Harborough to Leicester.

The 00:15 (Tuesday to Friday) London St Pancras International to Leicester service will not call at Market Harborough. Replacement buses will run between Kettering and Market Harborough, and between Market Harborough and Leicester.

Also, the 04:52 (Tuesday to Friday) Leicester to London St Pancras International will be retimed to depart earlier from Leicester at 04:25. It will run to it's normal schedule from Kettering onwards.

Check before you travel:

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

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

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