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 service between to / from London Kings Cross on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 November

Start date
20/11/2021 
End date
21/11/2021 
Route affected

Grand Central between Sunderland / Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross

Hull Trains between Hull / Beverly and London Kings Cross 

LNER between Edinburgh / Harrogate / Leeds / Lincoln and London Kings Cross 
 

 
TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralHull TrainsLNER
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Doncaster and London Kings Cross, resulting in the closure of some lines.

The following services will be diverted via Lincoln, extending journey times by 1 hour:

Grand Central

Saturday

  • 15:29 Sunderland to London Kings Cross.
  • 08:44 Bradford Interchange to London Kings Cross.
  • 11:27 London Kings Cross to Sunderland.
  • 16:27 London Kings Cross to Bradford Interchange.

 

Sunday

  • 15:59 Bradford Interchange to London Kings Cross.
  • 14:12 Sunderland to London Kings Cross.
  • 18:53 London Kings Cross to Bradford Interchange.
  • 13:48 London Kings Cross to Sunderland.

 

Hull Trains

All services will be diverted via Lincoln and no longer call at Beverley, Cottingham, Retford or Grantham.

LNER

There will be an hourly service between London Kings Cross and Newcastle / Scotland.

There will be one service every two hours between London Kings Cross and Leeds.

Others services will either be cancelled or start / terminate at Doncaster.

There will be rail replacement buses in place between Peterborough and Grantham, Newark, Retford and Doncaster.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Grand Central or Hull Trains, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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

The replacement bus plan for LNER has yet to be uploaded to Journey Planners, this page will be updated when buses are in place.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.