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 trains between Sheffield and Hope on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

Start date
End date
Route affected

East Midlands Railway between Norwich / Nottingham and Liverpool Lime Street

Northern between Sheffield and Manchester Piccadilly

TransPennine Express between Cleethorpes and Manchester Airport

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands RailwayNorthernTransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Sheffield and Hope, closing all lines.

East Midlands Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Sheffield and Stockport.


Buses will replace trains between Sheffield and Hope.

TransPennine Express:

Manchester Airport / Manchester Piccadilly to Cleethorpes services will divert via Wakefield and Huddersfield and terminate at Sheffield. 

Services will operate as normal between Doncaster and Cleethorpes.

No TransPennine Express services will run between Sheffield and Doncaster.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Northern or TransPennine Express, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with East Midlands Railway, 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.