Book in advance for best savings

Tickets are now available until

24th February 2017

Most Advance tickets are available 12 weeks before travel. 

Ticket Availability Dates

Planning ahead and booking in advance will ensure that you get the cheapest train tickets for your journey.

Advance train tickets are generally available 12 weeks ahead of time. In certain circumstances some trains may be unavailable. We advise you to re-check to ensure you get the best ticket for your journey.

Advance tickets are the cheapest train tickets you can buy and the earlier you book, the cheaper they are. 

To keep up to date on the go with our advance fare releases follow us on Twitter at @EMTrains

For more information about the ticket restrictions of Advance tickets, when an Advance ticket might be useful and where to purchase these tickets, visit our Advance Tickets page.

Ticket booking summary

Advance fares are now available on the following routes up to:

 

London route

Liverpool - Norwich

Monday – Friday

24th February 2017

No East Midlands Trains services on Boxing Day

24th February 2017

No East Midlands Trains services on Boxing Day

Saturday


18th February 2017

No East Midlands Trains services on Christmas Day

18th February 2017

No East Midlands Trains services on Christmas Day

Sunday

19th February 2017

No East Midlands Trains services on Christmas Day

19th February2017

No East Midlands Trains services on Christmas Day

Key dates to look out for on our route

12 November Chesterfield v Sheffield United

13 November Blockade between Leicester and East Midlands Parkway. Buses only in this region no direct trains from the north and south of Leicester

13 November Remembrance Sunday 

19 November Watford v Leicester

19 November Derby v Rotherham

19 November Fulham v Sheffield Wednesday 

26 November Barnsley v Nottingham Forest

26 November Derby v Norwich

26 November Charlton v Sheffield United

26 November Oldham v Peterborough

26 November England v Argentina Rugby at Twickenham

03 December Everton v Man United

03 December Sheffield Wednesday v Preston

03 December England v Australia Rugby at Twickenham

10 December Leicester v Man City

10 December Derby v Nottingham Forest

10 December Rotherham v QPR

17 December Fulham v Derby

24 December Christmas Eve Reduction in evening services

25 December Christmas Day No East Midlands Trains services

26 December Boxing Day No East Midlands Trains services

31 December Leicester v West Ham

31 December Liverpool v Man City

31 December Preston v Sheffield Wednesday

02 January Norwich v Derby

02 January Nottingham Forest v Barnsley

14 January Rotherham v Norwich

15 January Everton v Man City 

15 January Man United v Liverpool 

28 January Millwall v Chesterfield

04 February Leicester v Man United

04 February Wigan v Sheffield Wednesday

04 February Sheffield United v Wimbledon

04 February Engineering work on East Coast Mainline. EMT will run some services to/from St Pancras to/from Grantham via our Nottingham, Leicester, St Pancras mainline.

1 February Norwich v Nottingham Forest

11 February Peterborough v Sheffield United

11 February Engineering work on East Coast Mainline. EMT will run some services to/from St Pancras to/from Grantham via our Nottingham, Leicester, St Pancras mainline.

18 February Nottingham Forest v Sheffield Wednesday