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 CrossCountry services in the Derby / Sheffield area on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 August

Start date
08/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Penzance / Plymouth / Bristol Temple Meads / Reading / Birmingham New Street and Sheffield / Leeds / York / Newcastle / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central / Aberdeen

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Chesterfield and Sheffield, closing some lines.

As a result, CrossCountry services between Reading and Newcastle will be amended to run between Reading and Derby only.

Train services to / from Scotland will be diverted to run via Doncaster (calling at the station), extending journey times by up to 30 minutes.

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.