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 trains between London Kings Cross and Leeds / Newcastle on Saturday 2 May

Start date
02/05/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

LNER between London Kings Cross and Leeds / Newcastle

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Peterborough and Doncaster on Saturday evening, closing direct lines between Peterborough and Doncaster.

As a result:

  • The 21:00 London Kings Cross to Newcastle service will be retimed to depart London Kings Cross up to an hour earlier.
  • The 22:00 London Kings Cross to Leeds service will not run.

Both trains will be diverted to run on alternative routes between Peterborough and Doncaster.

Replacement buses will run between Peterborough and Doncaster / York to serve Grantham, Newark North Gate, Retford and Doncaster.

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.