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 midweek TransPennine Express services from Monday 11 to Friday 15 February

Start date
11/02/2019  00:00
End date
15/02/2019 
Route affected

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street / Manchester Airport / Manchester Piccadilly and York / Scarborough / Middlesbrough / Newcastle, and also between Manchester Airport and Edinburgh

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight at various locations on the TransPennine Express network, closing some lines overnight.

As a result, the following amendments will take place:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:00 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street service will not call at Newton-le-Willows or Lea Green.
  • The 21:57 Middlesbrough to Manchester Piccadilly service will arrive at Manchester Piccadilly 23 minutes earlier than usual.
  • The 22:13 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Preston. A replacement bus will run between Preston and Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 22:24 Scarborough to Manchester Piccadilly service will arrive at Manchester Piccadilly 9 minutes earlier than normal.
  • The 22:46 Scarborough to Manchester Piccadilly service will arrive at Manchester Piccadilly 9 minutes earlier than usual.
  • The 23:19 Manchester Airport to York service will leave Manchester Piccadilly later than usual at 23:59, and not call at Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria. It will also leave Huddersfield later than usual (at 00:49), leave Dewsbury later at 00:58, and leave Leeds at 01:22, and arrive at York earlier at 01:48.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:38 Manchester Airport to York service will arrive at York 15 minutes earlier than usual.
  • The 02:42 Manchester Piccadilly to York service will depart Manchester Piccadilly later than normal, at 02:55.
  • The 03:50 York to Manchester Airport service will not call at Manchester Victoria or Manchester Oxford Road.
  • The 04:22 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will depart Manchester Piccadilly 10 minutes later than usual.

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.