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.

Buses replace trains between Shipley and Skipton on Sunday 4 February

Start date
04/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between Leeds / Bradford Forster Square and Skipton

Virgin Trains East Coast between London Kings Cross and Skipton

TOC(s) affected
NorthernVirgin Trains East Coast

Engineering work is taking place between Shipley and Skipton, closing all lines.

Northern services between Leeds / Bradford Forster Square and Skipton are replaced by buses throughout.

The 18:35 Virgin Trains East Coast London Kings Cross to Skipton service will terminate at Leeds.

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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.