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 Leeds and Castleford / Wakefield Kirkgate (via Woodlesford) on Sunday 17 March

Start date
17/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between Leeds and Knottingley / Nottingham / Sheffield

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Leeds and Castleford / Normanton, closing all lines.

Trains between Leeds and Knottingley will be diverted, calling at Pontefract Monkhill and Castleford only. Buses will be provided between Leeds and Castleford via Woodlesford.

Trains between Leeds and Nottingham will be diverted via an alternative route through Wakefield Kirkgate.

Trains between Leeds and Barnsley will be replaced by buses between Leeds and Wakefield Kirkgate via Woodlesford.

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.