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 LNER services in the Newcastle / Sunderland area from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 February

Start date
24/02/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

LNER between London Kings Cross and Sunderland

TOC(s) affected

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

As a result, services running towards Newcastle / Sunderland / Scotland may be retimed to run later than usual.

Additionally, the 20:00 London Kings Cross to Sunderland service will terminate at Newcastle. A replacement bus will run from Newcastle to Sunderland.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.