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 Newcastle and Hartlepool on Sunday 19 May until 11:15

Start date
19/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Grand Central between Sunderland and London Kings Cross

Northern between Carlisle and Nunthorpe / Middlesbrough; between Newcastle and Whitby

TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralNorthern

Engineering work is taking place between Newcastle and Hartlepool, closing all lines.

Until 11:15, buses will replace trains between Newcastle and Hartlepool.

The 09:23 Sunderland to London Kings Cross service will start at Hartlepool at 09:47. A bus will operate from Sunderland to Hartlepool.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Grand Central, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with Northern, these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.