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 service between Manchester Airport and York until 05:30 on Monday 22 January

Start date
22/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Trains between Manchester Airport and York

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Stalybridge and Leeds, closing the lines through Huddersfield early morning on Monday between these stations.

Until approximately 05:30, trains between Manchester Airport and York will run between Leeds and York only.

Road transport will run between Manchester Airport and Leeds via Manchester Piccadilly.

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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:

As part of the Trans-Pennine Route Upgrade, Network Rail are upgrading bridges, tunnels, track, junctions and signalling. Work will be done assessing 38 level crossings along the route, removing trees and installing fencing. Network Rail are also installing overhead line equipment so that electric trains can run along the route.