Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning TransPennine Express services between Manchester and Leeds from Monday 30 March to Friday 3 April

Start date
30/03/2020  00:00
End date
03/04/2020 
Route affected

Between Manchester / Liverpool and Huddersfield / Leeds / York / Edinburgh

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Manchester and Dewsbury, closing some lines between 23:50 (Monday to Thursday) and 05:15 (Tuesday to Friday). The following services will be affected:

Monday - Thursday

  • 20:30 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport - This service will be diverted via, and call additionally at Brighouse. As a result of this, it will arrive at Manchester stations later than usual. The train will not call at Huddersfield. A replacement coach will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse for customers travelling from / to Huddersfield.
  • 23:08 Liverpool Lime Street to York -  This service will not call at Stalybridge or Huddersfield. A bus will run from from Manchester Victoria to York, calling at Stalybridge, Huddersfield, Dewsbury and Leeds.
  • 23:40 Manchester Airport to York - This service will be diverted via, and call additionally at Brighouse. A replacement coach will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse for customers travelling from / to Huddersfield.
  • 23:00 and 23:35 Manchester Piccadilly to Huddersfield, 23:54 Huddersfield to Leeds and 23:47 Leeds to Huddersfield - These train services will be replaced by buses.

Tuesday - Friday 

The following services will be diverted via, and call additionally at Brighouse. 

  • 00:08 Newcastle to Manchester Airport
  • 02:42 Manchester Piccadilly to York
  • 02:47 York to Manchester Airport
  • 03:40 York to Manchester Airport

Replacement coaches will run between Huddersfield and Brighouse for customers travelling from / to Huddersfield.

The 05:49 Huddersfield to Leeds services will be replaced by a bus between Huddersfield and Dewsbury.

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.