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.

Amended evening / morning service between Darlington and Newcastle on Sunday 11 and Monday 12 November

Start date
11/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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London North Eastern Railway between London Kings Cross and Newcastle

TOC(s) affected
London North Eastern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Darlington and Newcastle from Sunday evening until Monday morning, closing some lines.

On Sunday, the 22:00 London Kings Cross to Newcastle service will terminate at Darlington. A replacement bus will run from Darlington to Newcastle, calling at Durham.

On Monday, the 04:44 Newcastle to London Kings Cross service will start from Darlington at 05:17.

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.