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 Wakefield Kirkgate and Leeds via Woodlesford on Sunday 19 April

Start date
19/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between Nottingham / Sheffield and Leeds

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Wakefield Kirkgate and Castleford, closing all lines.

Services that run between Nottingham and Leeds will be diverted to run via Wakefield Westgate. Services that usually run between Sheffield and Leeds (stopping services) will run between Sheffield and Wakefield Kirkgate only.

Buses replace trains between Wakefield Kirkgate and Leeds, running via Normanton, Castleford and Woodlesford.

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.