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 Sheffield and Moorthorpe on Sunday 21 April

Start date
21/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Penzance / Plymouth / Bristol Temple Meads / Reading / Birmingham New Street / Sheffield and Leeds / York / Newcastle / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central / Aberdeen

Northern between Sheffield and Leeds / York

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Swinton and Moorthorpe, closing all lines.


Trains will be diverted, not calling at Wakefield Westgate. Customers should change at Leeds or Doncaster for alternative services to / from Wakefield Westgate.


Trains that usually run between Sheffield and Leeds / York will run between Moorthorpe and Leeds / York only. Replacement buses will run between Sheffield and Moorthorpe.

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.