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 TransPennine Express overnight / early morning trains from Monday 27 to Friday 31 January

Start date
27/01/2020  00:00
End date
31/01/2020 
Route affected

Various TransPennine Express routes

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Overnight engineering work is taking place at various locations on the TransPennine Express network, closing some lines.

Each night from approximately 22:00 to 06:00, finishing 06:00 Friday morning, the following alterations will apply:

Monday to Thursday

  • 19:30 Edinburgh to Liverpool Lime Street is replaced by a bus between Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • 20:30 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport will terminate at Newcastle. There is no alternative transport between Newcastle and Leeds. A replacement bus will run between Leeds and Liverpool Lime Street departing Leeds at 23:30.
  • 23:08 Liverpool Lime Street to York is replaced by a bus between Liverpool Lime Street, departing at 23:08, and Manchester Victoria.

Tuesday to Friday

  • 03:40 York to Manchester Airport will depart Leeds at the later time of 04:17.
  • 04:27 York to Manchester Airport will depart Leeds at the later time of 05:03.
  • 05:15 York to Manchester Airport will depart Leeds at the later time of 05:10.
  • 05:20 Liverpool Lime Street to Edinburgh will start from Newcastle. Customers should use later trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle as there in no alternative transport.
  • 06:00 Stalybridge to Liverpool Lime Street will not run. Customers should use later trains between Stalybridge to Liverpool Lime Street as there in no alternative transport.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.