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 22:00 London Kings Cross to Newcastle service on Sunday 17 December

Start date
17/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Kings Cross to Newcastle

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains East Coast

Engineering work is taking place between York and Newcastle, closing some lines.

The 22:00 London Kings Cross to Newcastle service will be replaced by road transport between York and Newcastle.

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You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner


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.