News from East Midlands Trains

10.06.2013

Download Festival- 14-16 June 2013

Download Festival 2013 will be held at Donington Park from Friday 14 June to Sunday 16 June 2013.

If you are travelling to Download Festival by train, travel to East Midlands Parkway, which is the closest and most convenient station to Donington Park.

There will be a continuous shuttle bus service from East Midlands Parkway directly to and from the festival site throughout the duration of the festival from only £6 return.

East Midlands Parkway station has over 850 car parking spaces so you could also take advantage of the shuttle service, by parking in the secure car park at the station and making your way to the festival by bus. Its handily located on the A453, just off junction 24a of the M1, between Leicester, Nottingham and Derby.

There will also be a shuttle bus service operating from Derby Station from £10 return throughout the duration of the festival.

Below details the last direct train services leaving East Midlands Parkway and Derby during the Download Festival weekend:

Friday 14 June 2013


Departing from Derby Departing from East Midlands Parkway
Going to    
Birmingham 2326 -
Crewe 2042 -
Derby - * 0132
Leeds 2145 1953
Leicester 2120 2325
Lincoln 2012
London 2120 2133
Matlock 1951 -
Nottingham 2359 *0132
Sheffield 0047 *0026

Saturday 15 June 2013

  Departing from Derby Departing from East Midlands Parkway
Going to    
Birmingham 2227 -
Crewe 2042 -
Derby - *0022
Leeds 2233 1946
Leicester 2102 2325
Lincoln - 2054
London 2001 2055
Matlock 2116 -
Nottingham 2333 *0010
Sheffield 2233 1953

Sunday 16 June 2013

  Departing from Derby Departing from East Midlands Parkway
Going to    
Birmingham 2226 -
Crewe 2040 -
Derby - *0127
Leeds 2258 2243
Leicester 2226 2129
Lincoln - -
London  2056 2129
Matlock 2154 -
Nottingham 2214 *0046
Sheffield 2350 2331

* Early hours the following morning