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.

Amended evening / morning TransPennine Express services between York and Middlesbrough / Newcastle on Sunday 4 and Monday 5 August

Start date
04/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

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


The 21:24 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will terminate at Darlington. Customers for Newcastle should use earlier train services.


The 04:48 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street service will start from York. A replacement bus will run from Newcastle to York.

The 06:22 Middlesbrough to Manchester Airport service will start from York. Customers from Middlesbrough should use later train services.

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.