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 Sheffield / Conisbrough and Doncaster until approximately 11:40 on Sunday 16 September

Start date
16/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Plymouth and Leeds / York and between Birmingham New Street / Sheffield and Motherwell and between Birmingham New Street and Edinburgh

Northern between Sheffield and Hull

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and Cleethorpes

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryNorthernTransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Conisbrough and Doncaster until approximately 11:40 on Sunday, closing all lines.


Early morning services will be diverted, not calling at Doncaster. A rail replacement bus service will operate between Sheffield and Doncaster.


Services between Sheffield and Doncaster / Goole / Hull will run between Sheffield and Conisbrough, and also between Doncaster and Goole / Hull.

Replacement buses will run between Conisbrough and Doncaster.

TransPennine Express:

Replacement buses will run between Sheffield and Doncaster, not calling at Meadowhall. Customers at / for Meadowhall should use local rail services to and from Sheffield to connect with replacement buses.

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

Please be advised, replacement buses depart from stand E5 or E6 at Sheffield Bus station.


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.