TransPennine Express customers warned not to travel between Newcastle and Edinburgh today due to the disruption caused by Storm Malik

Saturday 29th January 2022

Customers planning to travel by train on the following routes are urged not to travel:

  • East Coast Mainline – the route between Newcastle and Edinburgh

Customers can defer their journeys, and any tickets already purchased for travel this weekend will be valid on our services up to and including Monday 31 January or a full refund can be obtained at and there will be no admin fee for this.

Chris Nutton, Major Projects Director for TransPennine Express said: “Due to the impact of Storm Malik, train services are disrupted along the East Coast Mainline.

“The safety of our customers and staff is our priority and we are warning customers not to travel between Newcastle and Edinburgh today.

“Anyone planning on travelling by train today can choose to defer their travel or claim a refund.”

If you require information about your journey or have any other questions, in the first instance we encourage you to tweet us on @TPEAssist or WhatsApp on 07812 223 336. Alternatively, please contact our Customer Relations team on:

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