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 late night / early morning TransPennine Express trains between Mirfield and Leeds from Monday 4 to Friday 8 May

Start date
04/05/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Edinburgh / Scarborough / Sheffield  and Manchester Airport and also between York and Liverpool Lime Street:

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Leeds and Mirfield via Dewsbury, closing the line.

The following alterations will apply:

Monday to Thursday

  • 21:34 Scarborough to Manchester Airport will not call at Manchester Victoria or Manchester Oxford Road.
  • 22:45 Scarborough to Manchester Piccadilly is retimed to arrive at Manchester Piccadilly at the later time 01:28.
  • 22:39 Manchester Airport to York train is diverted and will not call at Dewsbury.
  • 23:08 Liverpool Lime Street to York train will not call at Dewsbury and will depart Leeds at the later time of 0102.
  • A replacement bus will run from Huddersfield to Dewsbury to connect with the train..
  • 23:47 Leeds to Huddersfield and 2354 Huddersfield to Leeds trains are replaced by buses throughout.

Tuesday to Friday

  • 00:08 Newcastle to Manchester Airport is retimed to depart Huddersfield at 03:09, Manchester Piccadilly at 03:49 and arrive at Manchester Airport at 04:04.
  • 02:47 York to Manchester Airport is retimed to depart Huddersfield at 04:13.
  • 02:42 Manchester Piccadilly to York is retimed to depart Leeds at 04:29.
  • 03:25 Sheffield to Manchester Airport is retimed to depart Sheffield at 03:19.
  • 04:22 Manchester Airport to Edinburgh is retimed to depart Huddersfield at 05:12.

Check before you travel:

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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.