Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning TransPennine Express services in the Leeds / Manchester areas from Monday 2 to Friday 6 September

Start date
02/09/2019  00:00
End date
06/09/2019 
Route affected

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport / Manchester Piccadilly / Huddersfield and Leeds / Hull / Sheffield / York / Scarborough / Newcastle

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester and Dewsbury overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 20:55 Middlesbrough to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 21:24 Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly service will not run.
  • The 22:00 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will not call at Huddersfield, but will additionally call at Brighouse. Replacement buses will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse. This train will also be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria. Replacement buses will run between Manchester Victoria and Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 22:40 Hull to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria.
  • The 22:46 Scarborough to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria instead.
  • The 23:17 Manchester Piccadilly to Huddersfield will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 23:19 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Huddersfield, but will additionally call at Brighouse. This train will also be retimed to run a few minutes earlier than usual from Dewsbury onwards.
  • The 23:33 Huddersfield to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus throughout. The 23:53 Leeds to Huddersfield service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:38 Manchester Airport to York service will be diverted to start from Manchester Victoria at 01:11.
  • The 01:38 York to Manchester Airport service will not call at Huddersfield, but will call at Brighouse. Replacement buses will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse in both directions.
  • The 02:42 Manchester Piccadilly to York service will not call at Huddersfield, but will call at Brighouse. Replacement buses will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse in both directions. 
  • The 02:52 York to Manchester Airport service will not call at Huddersfield, but will call at Brighouse. Replacement buses will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse in both directions.
  • The 03:25 Sheffield to Manchester Airport service will be retimed to depart Sheffield at 03:59.
  • The 03:50 York to Manchester Airport service will not call at Huddersfield, but will call at Brighouse. Replacement buses will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse in both directions.

Check before you travel:

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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.