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 service between Doncaster and Peterborough from 20:00 Saturday 28 until approximately 12:00 Sunday 29 December

Start date
28/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Grand Central between Sunderland / Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross

Hull Trains between Hull and London Kings Cross

LNER between Inverness / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds and London Kings Cross

TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralHull TrainsLNER

Engineering work is taking place between Doncaster and Retford closing some lines.

Grand Central

On Saturday, the 19:27 London Kings Cross to Sunderland service will arrive a few minutes later at York. 

The 19:57 London Kings Cross to Bradford Interchange will run a few minutes later from Doncaster.

On Sunday, the 07:57 Bradford Interchange to London Kings Cross service will be diverted after Doncaster, via Lincoln, extending journey times. 

The 11:50 London Kings Cross to Bradford Interchange service will depart from London Kings Cross at 12:24 and will run later than usual throughout.

Hull Trains

On Saturday, the 19:48 London Kings Cross to Hull is retimed to depart London Kings Cross at 19:15 and is also diverted between Peterborough and Doncaster via Lincoln.

On Sunday, the 08:59 Hull to London Kings Cross is retimed to depart at 09:15 and is also diverted via Doncaster and Peterborough via Lincoln.


Trains will be diverted between Doncaster and Peterborough via Lincoln except on Sunday the 08:05 Leeds to London Kings Cross is diverted between Doncaster and Newark North Gate.

At present there is no alternative replacement transport for the station missed by the diverted trains. 

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