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 Carlisle and Hexham on Sunday 3 June

Start date
03/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between Carlisle and Newcastle / Middlesbrough / Nunthorpe / Whitby

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Haydon Bridge and Hexham, closing all lines.

Services between Carlisle and Newcastle will run between Hexham and Newcastle only.

Replacement buses will run between Carlisle and Hexham.

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


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.