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 Halifax and Accrington / Todmorden on Sunday 18 March

Start date
18/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between York / Leeds and Preston / Manchester Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Burnley Manchester Road, Todmorden, Brighouse and Halifax on Sunday, closing all lines.

Trains between York and Preston will run between York and Halifax and also between Accrington and Preston. Trains between Leeds and Manchester Victoria will run between Leeds and Halifax, and also between Todmorden and Manchester Victoria.

Replacement buses will run between Halifax and Accrington, and also between Halifax and Todmorden.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.


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.