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Train companies affected:Grand Central, Hull Trains, LNER, Lumo
Last updated:Yesterday at 20:20
Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace late night trains between Leeds / Hebden Bridge / Todmorden and Blackburn / Blackpool North from Monday 29 January to Thursday 1 February 

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Engineering work details

Starts 29 Jan 2024 to 01 Feb 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Blackpool North / Manchester Victoria / Blackburn and Leeds / York


Engineering work is taking place between Blackburn and Todmorden / Hebden Bridge, closing all lines on Monday to Thursday evenings. ​​​​​​​

The 20:19 Blackpool North to Leeds service will terminate at Bradford Interchange. Onward train services are available.

The 21:23 York to Blackpool North service will terminate at Hebden Bridge. A bus will be provided from Hebden Bridge to Blackpool North.

The 22:02 Blackpool North to Leeds service will terminate at Accrington. A bus will be provided from Blackburn to Leeds.

The 22:20 York to Blackburn service will not run. Customers from Leeds should travel on the 22:42 Leeds to Manchester Victoria service to Hebden Bridge. A bus will be provided from Hebden Bridge to Blackburn.

The 23:03 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn via Todmorden will not run. You should use the 23:23 Manchester Victoria to Leeds service to Todmorden. A bus will be provided from Todmorden to Blackburn.

Check before you travel: 

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice: 

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

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

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.