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.

Reduced service to / from Wakefield Westgate from 23:15 on Saturday 15 and all day on Sunday 16 June

Start date
15/06/2019  00:00
End date
16/06/2019 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh / Newcastle / Leeds and Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads / Plymouth / Penzance

LNER between Harrogate / Leeds and London Kings Cross

Northern between Knottingley / Leeds and Doncaster / Sheffield

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryLondon North Eastern RailwayNorthern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Wakefield Westgate and Leeds, and also between Wakefield Westgate and Sheffield.

CrossCountry:

On Saturday, no CrossCountry trains are affected.

On Sunday, services will be diverted, and will not call at Wakefield Westgate. These services will be retimed by a few minutes. Replacement buses will run between Wakefield Westgate and Leeds, and also between Wakefield Westgate and Sheffield.

LNER:

On Saturday, the 22:00 London Kings Cross to Leeds service will be diverted after Doncaster, and will not call at Wakefield Westgate. A replacement bus will run between Doncaster and Wakefield Westgate.

On Sunday, trains will be diverted not to call at Wakefield Westgate. Replacement buses will run between Wakefield Westgate and Doncaster.

Northern:

Replacement buses will run between Wakefield Westgate and Leeds, and also between Wakefield Westgate and Pontefract Monkhill.

Services between Leeds and Knottingley via Wakefield will be diverted via Castleford, and will not call at Wakefield Westgate, Wakefield Kirkgate, Streethouse, Featherstone and Pontefract Tanshelf.

Services between Leeds and Doncaster will run between Wakefield Westgate and Leeds, and services between Leeds and Sheffield via Moorthorpe will be amended to run between Wakefield Westgate and Sheffield only.

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

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.