Disruption Information

12.03.2019

Essential route improvement work will be taking place this weekend.

Essential route improvement work is taking place over Easter. 

At a Glance

There will be a reduced service to/from London St Pancras over the Easter Weekend with services expected to be busier than normal. Click on the drop down menu below to see how this may affect your journey day by day: 

Friday 19th April (Good Friday)

What’s Happening?

From Friday 19th April (Good Friday) to Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday) engineering work is taking place at our Cricklewood Depot near London St Pancras. During this time major engineering works will also be taking place on the West Coast Mainline between London Euston and Milton Keynes which means our services to/from London St Pancras are expected to be busier than usual.

How does this affect my journey?

There will be a reduced service between London St Pancras and the North. Alterations will be kept to a minimum however some services will be cancelled or re-timed.

Some services will run with fewer coaches than normal therefore we expect our services to be much busier than usual. :

Please be aware that tickets which specify 'Via Northampton' 'Virgin Train' 'VT & Connections' or 'AO WMR/LNR Only' will not be valid for travel on board East Midlands Trains services. 

Saturday 20th April

What’s Happening? 

From Friday 19th April (Good Friday) to Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday) engineering work is taking place at our Cricklewood Depot near London St Pancras. During this time major engineering works will also be taking place on the West Coast Mainline between London Euston and Milton Keynes which means our services to/from London St Pancras are expected to be busier than usual.

How does this affect my journey?

There will be a reduced service between London St Pancras and the North. Alterations will be kept to a minimum however some services will be cancelled or re-timed.

Some services will run with fewer coaches than normal therefore we expect our services to be much busier than usual. :

Please be aware that tickets which specify 'Via Northampton' 'Virgin Train' 'VT & Connections' or 'AO WMR/LNR Only' will not be valid for travel on board East Midlands Trains services. 

Sunday 21st April (Easter Sunday)

What’s Happening?         

From Friday 19th April (Good Friday) to Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday) engineering work is taking place at our Cricklewood Depot near London St Pancras. During this time major engineering works will also be taking place on the West Coast Mainline between London Euston and Milton Keynes which means our services to/from London St Pancras are expected to be busier than usual.

How does this affect my journey?

There will be a reduced service between London St Pancras and the North. Alterations will be kept to a minimum however some services will be cancelled or re-timed.

Some services will run with fewer coaches than normal therefore we expect our services to be much busier than usual. Full lists of short-formed services can be viewed here:

Please be aware that tickets which specify 'Via Northampton' 'Virgin Train' 'VT & Connections' or 'AO WMR/LNR Only' will not be valid for travel on board East Midlands Trains services. 

Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday)

What’s Happening?         

From Friday 19th April (Good Friday) to Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday) engineering work is taking place at our Cricklewood Depot near London St Pancras. During this time major engineering works will also be taking place on the West Coast Mainline between London Euston and Milton Keynes which means our services to/from London St Pancras are expected to be busier than usual.

How does this affect my journey?

There will be a reduced service between London St Pancras and the North. Alterations will be kept to a minimum however some services will be cancelled or re-timed.

Some services will run with fewer coaches than normal therefore we expect our services to be much busier than usual. Full lists of short-formed services can be viewed here:

Please be aware that tickets which specify 'Via Northampton' 'Virgin Train' 'VT & Connections' or 'AO WMR/LNR Only' will not be valid for travel on board East Midlands Trains services. 

Further Information

For more information on replacement bus pick up points click here

If you require assisted travel for your journey please visit our website by clicking here and booking in advance. 

You can plan your journey by using our online journey planner here.

If you decide not to travel you can apply for a refund. See here for refund information.