Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended TransPennine Express services from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 September

Start date
11/09/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various TransPennine Express routes

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Each night between 23:00 and 06:00, Network Rail is carrying out engineering work at various location of the TransPennine Express network closing various lines.

Monday to Thursday

The 23:20 Manchester Airport to York will not call at Dewsbury. A connecting bus service will run between Huddersfield and Dewsbury.

Tuesday to Friday

The following trains are retimed between Huddersfield and Leeds by up to 13 minutes.

  • 00:38 Manchester Airport to York
  • 01:38 / 02:52 York to Manchester Airport



The 20:22 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle will not call at Thirsk. A connecting bus service will run between Northallerton and Thirsk.

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Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.