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 11:00 on Sunday 4 November

Start date
04/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between York / Leeds and Manchester Victoria / Preston / Blackpool North

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Brighouse / Halifax and Todmorden, closing all lines until 11:00.

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

An amended train service will run between York / Leeds and Halifax, between Todmorden and Manchester Victoria and also between Accrington and Preston / Blackpool North.

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.