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 Huddersfield and York until 07:30 on Sunday 9 September

Start date
09/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and York

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Huddersfield and York, closing some lines until 07:30.

Overnight and early morning trains between Manchester Airport and York will be replaced by buses between Huddersfield and York.

Additionally, the 06:19 York to Manchester Airport service will only run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport. A replacement bus will be provided from York (departing at 05:50) for Manchester Airport, calling at Leeds, Dewsbury, Huddersfield, Stalybridge and Manchester Piccadilly.

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:

As part of the Trans-Pennine Route Upgrade, Network Rail are upgrading bridges, tunnels, track, junctions and signalling. Work will be done assessing 38 level crossings along the route, removing trees and installing fencing. Network Rail are also installing overhead line equipment so that electric trains can run along the route.