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 services between Doncaster and London Kings Cross on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 January

Start date
End date
Route affected

Grand Central between Sunderland / Bradford Interchange and London Kings Cross

Hull Trains between Beverley / Hull and London Kings Cross

LNER between Inverness / Aberdeen / / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds and London Kings Cross

Lumo between Edinburgh and London Kings Cross

TOC(s) affected
Grand CentralHull TrainsLNERLumo

Engineering work is taking place between Doncaster and London Kings Cross, closing various lines.

Grand Central:

A reduced Grand Central service will run, with trains being retimed to run earlier than usual. These trains will be diverted, extending journey times by up to 60 minutes.


There will be one train per hour to / from London Kings Cross, these services will be diverted between Peterborough and Stevenage and will extend journey times by approximately one hour.

Services to / from Lincoln and Hull will be cancelled.

Other services will start / terminate at Peterborough

Hull Trains:

A reduced and amended timetable will be in operation, trains will be diverted and unable to call at Grantham. Journey times will be extended by approximately 60 minutes.

It is not yet known how Lumo will be affected by this engineering work.

 ​​​​​​​Check before you travel:

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