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 Chesterfield / Sheffield and Stockport on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 March

Start date
02/03/2019  00:00
End date
03/03/2019 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Penzance / Plymouth / Bristol Temple Meads / Birmingham New Street  and Leeds / York / Newcastle / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central / Dundee / Aberdeen and between Southampton Central / Reading and Newcastle

East Midlands Trains between Norwich / Nottingham and Liverpool Lime Street and between Derby and Sheffield and between Leicester and Sheffield / York and between London St Pancras International and Sheffield / York / Leeds

Northern between Sheffield and Manchester Piccadilly and between Nottingham and Sheffield / Leeds / Carlisle

TransPennine Express between Cleethorpes / Doncaster / Sheffield and Manchester Airport

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsNorthernTransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Chesterfield and Sheffield, closing some lines and also between Sheffield and Stockport, closing all lines.

CrossCountry:

Services between Southampton Central / Reading and Newcastle will be revised to start / terminate at Derby.

Northbound trains to Scotland will be diverted, extending journey times by approximately 10 minutes.

East Midlands Trains:

Train services between Norwich / Nottingham and Liverpool Lime Street will be revised to start / terminate at Sheffield.

Trains departing Chesterfield towards Sheffield will be diverted, arriving later into Sheffield.

Replacement road transport will operate between Chesterfield and Stockport in both directions to connect with services to Nottingham / Norwich.

Replacement road transport will also operate between Sheffield and Stockport in both directions.

Please Note: On Sunday 3 March, engineering work is also taking place between Peterborough and Ely. Buses will replace trains between Peterborough and Norwich all day.

Northern:

Manchester Piccadilly and Sheffield (Hope Valley Line):

On Saturday, an amended train service will run between Manchester Piccadilly and New Mills Central. A replacement bus service will run between New Mills Central and Sheffield, serving all stations except for Edale. A replacement minibus service will run between Edale and Hope.

On Sunday, a replacement bus service will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Sheffield, serving all stations except for Edale. A replacement minibus service will run between Edale and Hope.

Leeds / Sheffield and Nottingham (via Langley Mill):

On Sunday only, buses will replace trains between Sheffield and Nottingham via Langley Mill.

TransPennine Express:

Buses will replace trains between Manchester Airport / Manchester Piccadilly and Sheffield.

At Manchester Airport, buses depart from stands L and M. At Sheffield, buses run from stand E5 at Sheffield Bus station, which is a few minutes walk from the train station.

The 03:25 (Monday morning) Sheffield to Manchester Airport is not affected by this work, as it runs on an alternative route.

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

Bicycles:

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.