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 Halifax and Todmorden / Accrington until 10:50 on Sunday 30 September

Start date
30/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between York / Leeds and Manchester Victoria / Blackpool North

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Halifax and Todmorden, and also between Halifax and Burnley Manchester Road, closing all lines until 10:50 on Sunday.

Services between Leeds and Manchester Victoria will run between Leeds and Halifax and also between Todmorden and Manchester Victoria.

Services between York / Leeds and Blackpool North will run between York / Leeds and Halifax and between Accrington and Blackpool North.

Replacement buses will run between Halifax and Todmorden, and also between Halifax and Accrington. 

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.