Disruption Information

12.07.2019

East Midlands Trains to continue running train services for customers during RMT industrial action

The RMT union have announced their intent to carry out industrial action on Saturday 20th July, Saturday 27th July and Saturday 3rd August.

On the above dates services to and from London will not be impacted and will run as planned, while services will continue to run on the majority of local routes.  There will be revised timetables and replacement coach services on some routes. See below for further information about your journey.

Summary of services running on Saturday 20th July, Saturday 27th July and Saturday 3rd August

London/Nottingham/Leicester/Sheffield

Services will continue to run as normal.

Derby to Matlock

A reduced service will run on this route. The following services will not run:

1552 Derby to Matlock
1753 Derby to Matlock
1952 Derby to Matlock
2216 Derby to Matlock – This service will run as a rail replacement coach

1637 Matlock to Derby
1837 Matlock to Derby
2037 Matlock to Derby
2255 Matlock to Derby – This service will run as a rail replacement coach

Click here to check our revised timetable.

Derby/Stoke-on-Trent/Crewe

Services will continue to run as normal.

Nottingham/Grantham/Skegness

A near normal service will run on this route including the additional summer Saturday 8 coach HST services. Click here to check our revised timetable.

Nottingham/Newark Castle/Lincoln

A near normal service will run on this route.

Nottingham to Newark Castle will be serviced by one train per hour instead of our normal two. Click here to check our revised timetable.

Liverpool to Nottingham

A reduced service will run on this route. The following services will not run:

0852 Liverpool to Nottingham
1351 Liverpool to Nottingham
1551 Liverpool to Nottingham
1952 Liverpool to Nottingham
2049 Liverpool to Nottingham

0520 Nottingham to Liverpool
1047 Nottingham to Liverpool
1147 Nottingham to Liverpool
1644 Nottingham to Liverpool
1744 Nottingham to Liverpool
1936 Nottingham to Manchester Piccadilly *Please note that this is usually the last direct service. 

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Nottingham/Mansfield/Worksop

A reduced service will run between Nottingham and Mansfield Woodhouse. Replacement coaches will run between Mansfield and Worksop. Click here to check our revised timetable.

Doncaster Lincoln/Peterborough

Replacement coaches will run on this route. Click here to check our revised timetable.

Lincoln to Grimsby and Cleethorpes

Replacement coaches will run on this route. Click here to check our revised timetable.

Leicester to Nottingham (serving intermediate stations)

Replacement coaches will run calling at Syston, Sileby and Barrow Upon Soar. Please note that direct trains will still run between Leicester, Loughborough, Beeston and Nottingham as part of our London/Nottingham route. Click here to check our revised timetable.

Derby to Nottingham and Newark Castle

East Midlands Trains services will not run on this route. 

Rail Replacement Coaches will run to Attenborough. Click here for our rail replacement timetable and connections. 

Nottingham to Norwich

East Midlands Trains services will not run on this route. 

Newark Northgate to Lincoln

Services will not run on this route. A rail replacement coach service will take you from Newark Northgate to Newark Castle where you may connect with our train service to Lincoln. Click here for our revised Newark Castle to Lincoln timetable. 

We’re disappointed that the RMT is intent on going ahead with this strike action however we’re pleased we’ll be able to still run a good service for our customers on the three dates involved.

If you have already purchased your ticket but decide not to travel you may claim a refund. Click here for details.