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 Wakefield Westgate and Doncaster / Sheffield from 23:00 on Saturday 2 and all day on Sunday 3 June

Start date
02/06/2018  00:00
End date
03/06/2018 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Motherwell / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds and Sheffield / Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads / Reading / Plymouth / Newquay / Penzance

Grand Central between Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross

Northern between Leeds and Doncaster / Sheffield

Virgin Trains East Coast between Leeds and London Kings Cross

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGrand CentralNorthernVirgin Trains East Coast
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Wakefield Westgate and Doncaster / Moorthorpe, closing all lines.

CrossCountry:

Services will be diverted, and will not call at Wakefield Westgate. Replacement buses will run between Wakefield Westgate and Sheffield.

Grand Central:

Services between Bradford International and London Kings Cross will be diverted between Wakefield Kirkgate and Doncaster, and will depart earlier and arrive later than usual.

Northern:

Services between Leeds and Sheffield via Moorthorpe will run between Leeds and Wakefield Westgate, and between Moorthorpe and Sheffield.

Services between Leeds and Doncaster will run between Leeds and Wakefield Westgate.

Buses replace trains between Wakefield Westgate and Moorthorpe and between Wakefield Westgate and Doncaster.

Virgin Trains East Coast:

Services will be diverted, and will not call at Wakefield Westgate. A replacement bus service will run between Wakefield Westgate and Doncaster.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

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:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.