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 service between Doncaster and Peterborough on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 November

Start date
17/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Grand Central between Sunderland / Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross

Hull Trains between Beverley / Hull and London Kings Cross

LNER between Aberdeen / Inverness / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Skipton / Leeds / Hull and London Kings Cross

TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralHull TrainsLondon North Eastern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Doncaster and Peterborough, closing various lines.

Trains will be diverted via Lincoln Central, extending journey times by up to 60 minutes.

Grand Central

All day Saturday and until 12:00 on Sunday, a reduced service will run between Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross via Lincoln Central. Trains to and from Sunderland will also be diverted.

Hull Trains

On Saturday and Sunday, an amended timetable will operate via Lincoln Central.


All day Saturday and until 12:00 on Sunday, a special hourly service will run between Doncaster and London Kings Cross via Lincoln Central.

No trains will run between Newark Northgate and Peterborough. Other services to and from the North will start and terminate at York, Doncaster and Newark Northgate.

Road transport will be provided to run between Newark Northgate, Grantham and Peterborough.

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.