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 Barnsley and Meadowhall on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 March

Start date
28/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Leeds and Nottingham, Huddersfield and Lincoln and also between Leeds and Sheffield via Moorthorpe

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Barnsley and Meadowhall, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Barnsley and Meadowhall.

The following alterations will also apply to trains between Leeds and Nottingham:

  • On Saturday, trains between Leeds and Nottingham will be diverted via Moorthorpe and will not call at Wakefield Kirkgate or Barnsley. These trains will replace the train service between Leeds and Sheffield calling at all stations.
  • On Sunday, trains will be diverted between Wakefield Kirkgate and Sheffield via and calling additionally at Wakefield Westgate and will not call at Barnsley. Trains between Leeds and Sheffield via Moorthorpe will run normally.

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.