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Amended Grand Central services from Saturday 30 December to Tuesday 2 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 30 Dec 2023 to 02 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Grand Central between London Kings Cross and Bradford Interchange / Sunderland

Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Grand Central network, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

Saturday 30 December:

To / from Bradford Interchange:

Trains that usually run to / from Bradford Interchange will be amended to run to / from Halifax via Bradford Interchange. These trains will not call at Brighouse or Mirfield.

Replacement buses will run between Brighouse / Mirfield and Wakefield Kirkgate.

To / from Sunderland:

All trains between London Kings Cross and Sunderland will be retimed in the York area.

Sunday 31 December:

To / from Bradford Interchange:

Trains that usually run to / from Bradford Interchange will be amended to run to / from Halifax via Bradford Interchange. These trains will not call at Brighouse or Mirfield.

Replacement buses will run between Brighouse / Mirfield and Wakefield Kirkgate.

Additionally, the 15:59 Bradford Interchange to London Kings Cross and the 19:27 London Kings Cross to Bradford Interchange services will not run.

To / from Sunderland:

The 14:14 and 18:14 Sunderland to London Kings Cross services, and the 18:23 London Kings Cross to Sunderland service will not run.

Monday 1 January:

No Grand Central services will run on the Bradford Interchange or Sunderland routes.

Tuesday 2 January:

The 08:27 London Kings Cross to Sunderland service will not run.

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.