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 Nottingham on Sunday 7 November

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CrossCountry between Cardiff Central / Birmingham New Street and Nottingham

East Midlands Railway between Matlock / Derby and Nottingham

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CrossCountryEast Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Derby and Nottingham, closing various lines.


Buses will replace trains between Derby and Nottingham.

East Midlands Railway:

Trains between Sheffield and London St Pancras International will be diverted and not stop at Derby.

A replacement bus service will operate to / from East Midlands Parkway and Derby via Long Eaton.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with CrossCountry, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner.

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

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.