Thursday 9 December 2021
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Buses replace trains between Nottingham and Newark on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 April

Engineering work is taking place between Nottingham and Newark Castle resulting in the closure of all lines.


Services between Leicester and Lincoln will operate between Leicester and Nottingham and between Newark North Gate and Lincoln. There will be a rail replacement coach service operating between Nottingham and Newark North Gate, this will connect with the train service to / from Lincoln.

Services between Matlock and Newark Castle will now only operate between Matlock and Nottingham. There will be a rail replacement bus service in operation between Nottingham and Newark Castle, this will connect to / from train services.

Extended journey times should be expected.


Services between Nottingham and Lincoln will now operate between Nottingham and Newark North Gate. There will be a rail replacement bus service in place between Nottingham and Newark North Gate which will connect with train services to / from Lincoln.

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 EMR station information pages.