Breaking Travel News

East Midlands Trains Service: UPDATE

East Midlands Trains Service: UPDATE

■ Full services continue to and from London
■ Majority of regional services running as planned
■ Train services restored between Lincoln and Doncaster
■ Services between Lincoln and Grimsby/Cleethorpes planned to resume on Wednesday 8 December

East Midlands Trains advise passengers that the majority of services are continuing to run as normal.

Services to and from London are continuing to run in full.

Following the company’s snow clearing efforts, normal services have now resumed between Lincoln and Doncaster.

In addition, East Midlands Trains hopes to resume services between Lincoln and Grimsby/Cleethorpes on Wednesday 8 December.


Passengers, however, are advised that, as a result of the continued severe weather conditions, some trains may be shorter than usual and that some services may be subject to short-notice alteration.

Customers are advised to check for up-to-date travel information and leave additional time for their journeys. Information and advice will continue to be provided and updated on the East Midlands Trains website ( and National Rail Enquiries website ( Passengers are also advised to review customer information screens at stations or speak to a member of station staff.

Services are operating as normal, subject to alterations and delays, on the following East Midlands Trains regional routes:

■ Nottingham to Matlock
■ Leicester to Nottingham
■ Nottingham to Worksop
■ Lincoln to Peterborough
■ Derby to Crewe
■ Nottingham to Lincoln via Newark
■ Sheffield to Norwich
■ Lincoln to Doncaster

As a result of the difficult weather conditions, no trains are currently running between the following locations:

■ Lincoln to Grimsby/Cleethorpes (planned to resume on Wednesday 8 December)

Passenger information
Passengers are advised to check for up-to-date travel information and leave additional time for their journeys.

■ Check the East Midlands Trains Website at which provides service updates
■ Visit the National Rail Enquiries (NRE) website at which includes all information about current disruption (, live departure boards of train services and journey planners
■ National Rail Enquiries (NRE), has set up a dedicated phone hotline to provide passengers with up to date information about disruption caused by snow. The number is 08453 017641 and allows passengers to hear recorded information about the train company they travel with
■ Subscribe to NRE Twitter updates at @nationalrailenq