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.

Buses replace morning trains between Newcastle and Hartlepool on Sunday 7 November

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Northern between Carlisle / Hexham / Metro Centre / Newcastle and Sunderland / Middlesbrough

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Engineering work is taking place between Newcastle and Sunderland, closing all lines on Sunday morning.

Before 11:15, buses will replace trains between Newcastle and Hartlepool.

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:

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.