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Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, ScotRail, TransPennine Express

Amended late night / early morning LNER services between York and Newcastle on Sunday 4 to Monday 5 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 04 Aug 2024 to 05 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

LNER between London Kings Cross and Newcastle


Engineering work is taking place between Newcastle and York, closing some lines overnight from Sunday evening until Monday morning.


The 21:00 London Kings Cross to Newcastle service will be amended to run slightly later than usual after York.

The 22:00 London Kings Cross to Newcastle service will terminate at York. Two replacement buses will run:

  • York to Northallerton / Darlington.

  • York to Durham / Newcastle.


The 04:45 Newcastle to London Kings Cross service will be amended to start from York.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.