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 in the Bradford Interchange area from Saturday 20 to Monday 22 October

Start date
20/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Grand Central between Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross

Northern between Southport / Manchester Victoria / Wigan Wallgate / Hebden Bridge / Huddersfield and Leeds / York

TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralNorthern

Engineering work is taking place between Bradford Interchange and Brighouse, closing all lines on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Grand Central:

Services between Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross will run between Wakefield Kirkgate and London Kings Cross.

Replacement buses will run between Bradford Interchange and Wakefield Kirkgate, calling at Low Moor, Halifax, Brighouse and Mirfield.


Amended timetables will be in operation between York and Leeds, and between Accrington and Preston / Blackpool North and Todmorden and Manchester Victoria / Southport. 

Buses will replace trains between:

Saturday and Sunday:

  • Leeds to Todmorden via Bradford Interchange.
  • Leeds to Accrington via Bradford Interchange.
  • Leeds to Huddersfield via Bradford Interchange.

  • Leeds to Bradford Interchange.
  • Leeds to Huddersfield via Bradford Interchange.
  • Brighouse to Todmorden.
  • Bradford Interchange to Todmorden via Bradford Forster Square.
  • Bradford Interchange to Accrington via Bradford Forster Square.

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.