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.

Buses replace trains between Halifax and Todmorden on Sunday 3 February

Start date
03/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between York and Preston, and also between Leeds and Manchester Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Halifax and Todmorden, closing all lines.

York - Preston

Trains will run between York and Halifax, and between Accrington and Preston in both directions.

Buses will replace trains between Halifax and Accrington.

Leeds - Manchester Victoria

Trains will run between Leeds and Halifax, and between Todmorden and Manchester Victoria in both directions.

Buses will replace trains between Halifax and Todmorden.

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


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.