News from East Midlands Trains

10.06.2014

Download Festival 13 June - 15 June 2014

Download Festival is taking place this weekend (13 – 15 June) and getting there couldn’t be easier thanks to both Derby Station and East Midlands Parkway Station being located nearby. 

Being the closest train station to the festival, East Midlands Parkway is only a few miles from Donnigton Park with Derby Station just over 13 miles away.  Both stations are benefiting from shuttle buses running direct to the festival with a return shuttle bus ticket from East Midlands Parkway costing just £7, and a return shuttle bus ticket from Derby station costing £10.

To plan your journey to Download Festival click here.

Alternatively, if you’re thinking of driving to the festival, you can make the most of East Midlands Parkway's 850 car parking spaces.  Simply park your car at the station and catch the shuttle bus to the festival.  To view car parking charges at East Midlands Parkway click here.

Once the festival has finished for the day, there are a number of train services operating from both East Midlands Parkway and Derby station to help you travel home.  Below are the last direct train services departing from each of these stations for the duration of the festival:

Friday 13 June

Going to Departing from Derby            Departing from East Midlands Parkway
Birmingham 2245 -
Crewe 2040 -
Derby - 0203*
Leeds 2144 1952
Leicester 2122 2323
Lincoln - 2009
London 2122 2133
Matlock 2213 -
Nottingham 2358 0203*
Sheffield 0035* 0017*


Saturday 14 June

Going to Departing from Derby            Departing from East Midlands Parkway
Birmingham 2226 -
Crewe 2042 -
Derby - 0009*
Leeds 2233 1942
Leicester 2100 2325
Lincoln - 2056
London 2001 2119
Matlock 2216 -
Nottingham 2331 2353
Sheffield 2233 1948


Sunday 15 June

Going to Departing from Derby            Departing from East Midlands Parkway
Birmingham 2226 -
Crewe 2040 -
Derby - 0114*
Leeds 2249 2226
Leicester 2101 2131
Lincoln - -
London 2101 2131
Matlock 2153 -
Nottingham 2218 0029*
Sheffield 2339 2319

*Early hours the following day.