Future engineering work

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Amended trains between York and Newcastle from 18:00 Saturday 20 to 11:30 Sunday 21 June

Start date
20/06/2020  00:00
End date
21/06/2020 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Plymouth / Sheffield / Leeds and Glasgow Central and between Plymouth and Edinburgh

LNER between London Kings Cross and Edinburgh

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street / Manchester Airport and Edinburgh

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryLNERTransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between is taking place between Darlington and Durham, closing some lines, from approximately 18:00 Saturday evening to 11:30 Sunday morning.

The following alterations will apply:

CrossCountry (Sunday only):

  • The 09:08 Edinburgh to Plymouth will depart Edinburgh a few minutes earlier that normal.
  • The 09:18 Leeds to Glasgow Central will run between Newcastle and Glasgow Central departing Newcastle at 10:42. Customers should use alternative trains between Leeds and  Newcastle to complete your journey.
  • The 09:21 Sheffield to Glasgow Central will run between Newcastle and Glasgow Central departing Newcastle at 11:31. Customers should use alternative trains between Sheffield and  Newcastle to complete your journey.
  • The 09:35 Newcastle to Plymouth will start from Darlington. Customers should use alternative trains between Newcastle and Darlington to complete your journey.

LNER:

From 18:00 and 23:30 Saturday and from 09:30 to 11:30 Sunday morning, trains from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross will depart Edinburgh approximately 15 minutes earlier than normal and will depart from York at their normal time.

From 23:30 Saturday to 09:30 Sunday, buses will replace trains between Darlington and Newcastle.

TransPennine Express:

Where trains are part cancelled or cancelled throughout, there is no alternative transport and customers should use other TransPennine Express trains to complete your journey.

Saturday

  • The 19:30 Edinburgh to Liverpool Lime Street will terminate at York.
  • The 20:24 / 21:08  Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle will terminate at York.
  • The 23:08 Liverpool Lime Street to York will not run.

Sunday

  • The 07:49 Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly will start from York
  • The 08:12 Liverpool Lime street to Edinburgh will terminate at York.
  • The 08:06 / 09:03 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street trains will start from York.
  • The 08:21 / 09:19 York to Edinburgh trains will start from Newcastle.
  • The 08:47 / 09:39 Newcastle to Manchester Airport trains will start from York.
  • The 10:06 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street is retimed to depart Newcastle at 09:57.
  • The 10:07 York to Newcastle will not run.
  • The 10:47 Newcastle to Manchester Airport is retimed to depart from Newcastle at 10:34.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey with CrossCountry or TransPennine Express using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner. However, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

If you are travelling with LNER or TransPennine Express, 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:

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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.