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 Conisbrough and Doncaster on Sunday 9 September

Start date
09/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Motherwell / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds and Sheffield / Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads / Plymouth / Penzance 

East Midlands Trains between London St Pancras / Leicester and York

Northern between Sheffield and Doncaster / Goole / Bridlington / Scarborough 

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and Cleethorpes

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsNorthernTransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Conisbrough and Doncaster, closing all lines.


Trains will be diverted, and will not call at Doncaster. Replacement buses will run between Sheffield and Doncaster.

East Midlands Trains:

The 10:20 Leicester to York will terminate at Sheffield. The 17:48 York to London St Pancras service will start from Sheffield at the usual time (18:47).


Replacement buses will run between Conisbrough and Doncaster.

TransPennine Express:

It is not yet known how TransPennine Express will be affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.