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.

Buses replace trains between Doncaster and Swinton on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 March

Start date
21/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Newcastle and Birmingham New Street / Reading / Southampton Central

East Midlands Railway between York and London St Pancras International

Northern between Adwick / Goole / Hull and Sheffield

TransPennine Express between Cleethorpes and Manchester Airport

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryEast Midlands RailwayNorthernTransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Conisbrough and Swinton closing the line.


Trains will be diverted between York and Sheffield and will not call at Doncaster.

Replacement buses will run between Doncaster and Sheffield.

East Midlands Railway

Trains will run between Sheffield and London St Pancras International.

Customers travelling between York and Sheffield via Doncaster, should other Train Operators trains between York and Doncaster and replacement buses between Doncaster and Sheffield.


Buses will replace trains between Doncaster and Swinton.

TransPennine Express

 Buses will replace trains between Doncaster and Sheffield but will not call at Meadowhall.

Customers should change at Sheffield and use alternative services between Sheffield and Meadowhall.

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.