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.

Major engineering work between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield from Saturday 14 April until Sunday 29 April

Start date
14/04/2018  00:00
End date
29/04/2018 
Route affected
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Northern between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle

 
TOC(s) affected
NorthernTransPennine Express
Description

Major engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge, closing all lines.

Northern:

Weekends:

No trains will run between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield. Replacement buses will run between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield.

Weekdays:

Services between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield will start from / terminate at Stalybridge. Replacement buses will run between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge.

TransPennine Express:

As a result of these and other engineering works, a limited TransPennine Express service will run via Manchester Victoria on 21 and 22 April. Information on these alterations can be found here.

Saturday 14 and 28 April:

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle will run between Leeds and Newcastle only.

The 06:16 York to Liverpool Lime Street service will not run.

The 19:12 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will start from York.

The 23:20 Manchester Airport to York service will be diverted, and will not call at Manchester Victoria. It will depart Manchester Piccadilly later than usual at 23:50

Sunday 15 and 29 April:

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle will be diverted to run to / from Manchester Piccadilly, no longer calling at Manchester Victoria or Liverpool Lime Street.

The 02:30, 04:00, 05:12 and 06:12 York to Manchester Airport services will terminate at Huddersfield. A replacement bus will run between Huddersfield and Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Airport.

The 01:00, 04:25 & 06:30 Manchester Airport to York services will start from Huddersfield. Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield.

The 09:12 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will start from Leeds.

The 20:12 Liverpool Lime Street to Scarborough service will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

The 16:43 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street and 20:22 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle services will run via Warrington Central.

Monday to Friday:

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle will run between Leeds and Newcastle only.

The 06:16 York to Liverpool Lime Street service will not run.

The 19:12 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will start from York.

The 23:20 Manchester Airport to York service will be diverted, and will not call at Manchester Victoria. It will depart Manchester Piccadilly later than usual at 23:50.

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.

Bicycles:

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:

By 2022 the Great North Rail Project (GNRP), part of Britain's Railway Upgrade Plan will have delivered more than £1bn of improvements for customers across the north of England.

Faster, more frequent, more reliable passenger services, on larger trains with more seats, will give customers quicker, more comfortable journeys.