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Buses replace trains between Huddersfield and Brighouse / Halifax on Saturday 31 August and Sunday 1 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 31 Aug 2024 to 01 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Leeds / Bradford Interchange and Huddersfield

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street / Manchester Airport / Manchester Piccadilly and Huddersfield / York / Hull / Scarborough / Saltburn / Newcastle

Description

Engineering work is taking place between Marsden and Mirfield, and also between Lockwood and Huddersfield, closing all lines.

Northern:

Saturday only:

Trains between Bradford Interchange and Huddersfield will not run.

Buses will be operate between Huddersfield and Brighouse / Halifax. These are supplied by TransPennine Express.

Sunday only:

Trains between Leeds and Huddersfield will start / terminate at Halifax

Buses will be operate between Huddersfield and Brighouse / Halifax. These are supplied by TransPennine Express.

Saturday and Sunday:

Trains will start / terminate at Lockwood.

Rail replacement buses will run between Lockwood and Huddersfield.

TransPennine Express:

Saturday and Sunday:

The following alterations will apply:

  • Hull - Manchester Piccadilly services will terminate at Leeds

  • Manchester Piccadilly - Hull services will start at Leeds

  • Scarborough - Manchester Piccadilly services will terminate at York

  • Manchester Piccadilly - Scarborough services will start at York

  • Manchester to Marsden services will run hourly

Buses will run as follows:

Saturday:

  • Huddersfield - Mirfield

  • Huddersfield - Brighouse

  • Huddersfield - Manchester Airport / Manchester Fast services

  • Marsden - Slaithwaite - Huddersfield

  • Huddersfiled - York via Castleford

Sunday:

  • Huddersfield - Dewsbury - Leeds

  • Huddersfield - Leeds (local stopping services)

  • Huddersfield - Brighouse (1 per hour continues to Halifax)

  • Huddersfield - Manchester Airport / Manchester Fast services

  • Marsden - Slaithwaite - Huddersfield

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Northern, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with TransPennine Express, these changes are not currently showing 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.