Planned Engineering Work

Engineering Works

Changes To Train Times

From time to time maintenance work needs to be carried out on the rail network to help improve our rail services. Generally this work will occur overnight or at weekends.

Search below to find out if there are any planned changes to our train times that may affect your journey.

Some alterations listed below may involve rail replacement coach services when trains are unable to run.

Find out more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

  • Weekend alterations - 03/12/2016 - 04/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetable. As a result. these services are expected to be very busy.

    The 0912 Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime St service will start from Manchester Oxford Road.

    The 2012 Liverpool Lime St to Scarborough service will start from Manchester Victoria.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.

    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    The full revised timetable is available here

    Customers for stations between Preston or Manchester and Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 05/12/2016 - 09/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations this week

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    The 0045 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will be diverted to start from Manchester Victoria.

    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport (departing 0025 & 0405) and Manchester Piccadilly (departing 0050 & 0430) to Manchester Victoria to connect with these trains.

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

    Monday to Thursday

    The 2315 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Manchester Victoria and will be retimed to depart Manchester Airport at 2359 and Manchester Piccadilly at 0020.

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York service will be retimed to depart Manchester Piccadilly 08 minutes later at 0101.

    The 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be retimed to depart Manchester Piccadilly 13 minutes later at 0450.

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    No planned alterations

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 10/12/2016 - 11/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    The 2320 Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly service will be extended to York via Manchester Victoria (2352), Huddersfield (0021), Dewsbury (0030) and Leeds (0045).

    The 2230 Liverpool LS to Huddersfield service will be extended to York via Leeds (0015).

    The 2155 Newcastle to Manchester Piccadilly service will be extended to Manchester Airport.

    Sunday

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the normal timetableAs a result. these services are expected to be very busy.

    The 2012 Liverpool Lime St to Scarborough service will start from Manchester Victoria.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.

    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Customers for stations between Preston or Manchester and Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    The 0045 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will be diverted to start from Manchester Victoria.

    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport (departing 0025 & 0405) and Manchester Piccadilly (departing 0050 & 0430) to Manchester Victoria to connect with these trains.

    Replacement coaches at Manchester Airport depart from Stand L in the bus station.

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

    Tuesday to Friday

    No planned alterations

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    No planned alterations

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 17/12/2016 - 18/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Saturday

    The 0709 Sheffield to Cleethorpes and 1355 Manchester Airport to Cleethorpes services will not call at Habrough.

    The 0655 & 1455 Manchester Airport to Cleethorpes services will call additionally at Habrough.

    Sunday

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the normal timetableAs a result. these services are expected to be very busy.

    The 2012 Liverpool Lime St to Scarborough service will start from Manchester Victoria.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.

    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

     

    Customers for stations between Preston or Manchester and Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 19/12/2016 - 23/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    The 0045 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will be diverted to start from Manchester Victoria.

    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport (departing 0025 & 0405) and Manchester Piccadilly (departing 0050 & 0430) to Manchester Victoria to connect with these trains.

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

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    Monday to Thursday

    The 2155 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

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    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will start from Manchester Piccadilly at 0110 and 0508 respectively.

    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly departing at 0035 & 0430 to connect with these trains.

    The 0138 York to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement coach provided forward to Manchester Airport.

    The 0521 York to Manchester Airport service will be retimed to depart York EARLIER at 0510.

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    Thursday and Friday

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle (via Manchester Victoria) will operate between Leeds and Newcastle only.

    As a result, a reduced frequency service will be provided between Manchester, Huddersfield and Leeds.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central and Manchester Piccadilly) are available as advertised in the current timetableAs a result. these services are expected to be very busy.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Monday to Friday

    The 2320 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Manchester Victoria.

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    Friday only

    The 1853 York to Manchester Piccadilly service will not run.

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    North West / Cumbria / Scottish routes

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and Scotland

    Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

    Services between Manchester Airport and Edinburgh / Glasgow Central will be diverted to start from / terminate at Manchester VICTORIA.

    These services will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport.

    The 2014 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Preston with a replacement coach provided forward to Manchester Airport. A connecting train service is available (operated by Northern - departs 2310) for stations to Manchester Victoria.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

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    Thursday and Friday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.

    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    Customers for stations between Preston or Manchester and Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    The revised timetable for Thursday and Friday is available here

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

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    Thursday & Friday

    The 2014 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester VICTORIA.

    A replacement coach will be provided between Preston and Manchester Airport (direct).

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 24/12/2016 - 25/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Saturday (Christmas Eve)

    From approximately 1900, services across the railway network will begin to close-down for the Christmas Holiday. If you are travelling after this time please check your journey details carefully to ensure you can complete your journey.

    The following alterations will apply to evening services on this route:

    The 1855 Manchester Airport to Cleethorpes service will not call at Habrough.

    The 1826 Cleethorpes to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Sheffield.

    The 2026 Cleethorpes to Sheffield, 2147 Manchester Airport to Sheffield & 2152 Sheffield to Cleethorpes services will not run.

    Sunday

    NO SERVICE - CHRISTMAS DAY

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday (Christmas Eve)

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle (which normally operate via Manchester Victoria) will operate between Leeds and Newcastle only.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Manchester Piccadilly and Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetableAs a result, these services are expected to be very busy.

    As a result, a reduced frequency service will operate between Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester (4 trains per hour instead of 5 between 0700 & 1900).

    The full timetable for EASTBOUND services is available here

    The full timetable for WESTBOUND services is available here

    In addition, the 0425 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be re-timed to depart Manchester Airport later at 0450 and Manchester Piccadilly at 0508.

    The 0616 York to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Victoria.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    From approximately 1900, services across the railway network will begin to close-down for the Christmas Holiday. If you are travelling after this time please check your journey details carefully to ensure you can complete your journey.

    The following alterations will apply to evening services on this route:

    The 1812 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will start from Leeds and will call additionally at Thirsk (2024) and Chester-le-Street (2107).

    The 1910 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will call additionally at Chester-le-Street and will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

    The 1827 Middlesbrough to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

    The 1850 Scarborough to Liverpool Lime St service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

    The 2022 Liverpool Lime St to York service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

    The 1833 Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough service will terminate at York.

    The 1950 Scarborough to Liverpool Lime St service will terminate at York.

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    The following services will not run:

    1912 Liverpool Lime St to Newcastle

    2050 Scarborough to Liverpool Lime St

    2116 York to Manchester Airport

    2124, 2224 & 2320 Manchester Airport to York

    2138 Hull to Manchester Piccadilly

    2150 Middlesbrough to York

    2130 & 2230 Liverpool Lime St to York

    2155 Newcastle to Manchester Airport

    2207 Scarborough to York

    2212 York to Scarborough 

    2221 Leeds to Hull

    2228 York to Manchester Piccadilly

    Sunday

    NO SERVICE - CHRISTMAS DAY

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    Saturday (Christmas Eve)

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.

    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    Customers for stations between Preston or Manchester and Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

    In addition, the 0612 Preston to Manchester Airport and 0724 Lancaster to Manchester Airport services will not run.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

    Sunday

    NO SERVICE - CHRISTMAS DAY

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 26/12/2016 - 30/12/2016

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Monday only

    BOXING DAY - NO SERVICE

    Tuesday only

    The 0325 Sheffield to Manchester Airport service will not run.

    The 0540 Doncaster to Manchester Airport service starts from Sheffield.

    The 0550 Manchester Airport to Cleethorpes service starts from Sheffield.

    The 2134 Sheffield to Cleethorpes service will not call at Habrough.

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    BOXING DAY - NO SERVICE

    Tuesday only

    Services on the North Trans-Pennine route will operate to a revised timetable all day.

    The following services will not run:

    0038 Manchester Airport to York, 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle, 0138, 0252, 0400 & 0521 York to Manchester Airport, 0607 & 0707 Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime St, 0616 York to Liverpool Lime St, 0635 Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly

    The 0530 Manchester Airport to Newcastle will start from York

    .

    Hull to Leeds / Manchester Piccadilly services will operate between Hull and Selby only with replacement coaches provided between Selby and Leeds.

    The timetable for services on this route is available here

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    Scarborough to Liverpool Lime Street services will operate between Scarborough and York only.

    .

    Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street (via Manchester Victoria) services will be diverted to Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly.

    Therefore there will be no trains between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street.

    Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street (direct).

    Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Warrington Central via Birchwood (operated by East Midlands Trains).

    .

    As a result of the alterations outlined above, a reduced frequency service will therefore operate between York, Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester (2 trains each hour) - 1x Manchester Airport to York, 1x Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough / Newcastle (combined service).

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    Garforth will not be served by TransPennine Express. Customers for Garforth should change at either Leeds or York for services provided by Northern.

    Click here for the revised EASTBOUND timetable (Manchester towards Leeds)

    Click here for the revised WESTBOUND timetable (services towards Manchester)

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

    Also the replacement of the junction at Micklefield (between Leeds and York/Selby).

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    Wednesday to Friday

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle (which normally operate via Manchester Victoria) will operate between Leeds and Newcastle only.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Manchester Piccadilly and Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetableAs a result, these services are expected to be very busy.

    As a result, a reduced frequency service will operate between Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester (4 trains per hour instead of 5 between 0700 & 1900).

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Wednesday and Thursday

    The 2315 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Dewsbury and will arrive at Leeds 12 minutes later than normal.

    A replacement coach will run from Huddersfield to Dewsbury connecting off the train.

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    Wednesday to Friday

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will depart Huddersfield 13 minutes later than normal.

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    Monday only

    BOXING DAY - NO SERVICE

    Tuesday only

    The 0422 Glasgow Central to Manchester Airport service will not run

    The 0457 Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central service will not run

    The 0613 Preston to Manchester Airport service will not run

     

    Tuesday to Friday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

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    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.

    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    Customers for stations between Preston or Manchester and Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 31/12/2016 - 01/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday


    Services on the North Trans-Pennine route will operate to a revised timetable all day.

    As a result, a reduced frequency service will operate between Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester (3 trains per hour instead of 5 between 0700 & 1900).

    Click here for the revised EASTBOUND timetable

    Click here for the revised WESTBOUND timetable

    Scarborough to Liverpool Lime Street services will operate between Scarborough and York only*.
    *The 1750, 1850, 1950 & 2050 Scarborough to Liverpool Lime Street services will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle (which normally operate via Manchester Victoria) will operate between Leeds and Newcastle only*.
    *The 0616 York to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Victoria.
    *The 1912 Liverpool Lime Street to York service will start from Manchester Victoria.

    Therefore, there will be NO TRAINS between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street.
    Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street (direct).
    (Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Warrington Central via Birchwood operated by East Midlands Trains).

    In addition, the 0425 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be re-timed to depart Manchester Airport later at 0442 and Manchester Piccadilly at 0500.
    The 0640 York to Liverpool Lime Street will not run.
    The 0631 Middlesbrough to Liverpool Lime St will terminate at Leeds.

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    Sunday


    Services on the North Trans-Pennine route will operate to a revised timetable all day.

    Click here for the revised EASTBOUND timetable

    Click here for the revised WESTBOUND timetable


    The 0100 Manchester Airport to York and 0218 York to Manchester Airport services will not run.

    Hull to Leeds / Manchester Piccadilly services will operate between Hull and Selby only with replacement coaches provided between Selby and Leeds.

    A summary timetable of services on this route is available here


    Scarborough to Liverpool Lime Street services will operate between Scarborough and York only.


    Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street (via Manchester Victoria) services will be diverted to Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly.
    Therefore, there will be NO TRAINS between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street.
    Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street (direct).
    Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Warrington Central via Birchwood (operated by East Midlands Trains).

    As a result of the alterations outlined above, a reduced frequency service will therefore operate between York, Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester (2 trains each hour) - 1x Manchester Piccadilly to York, 1x Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough / Newcastle.


    Garforth will not be served by TransPennine Express. Customers for Garforth should change at either Leeds or York for services provided by Northern.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    Saturday


    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:


    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.
    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:


    Services on this route will be diverted to operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.
    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.
    Customers to / from Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their rail journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

    In addition, the 0612 Preston to Manchester Airport, 0724 Lancaster to Manchester Airport and 1900 Manchester Airport to Preston services will not run.

    The revised timetable is available here

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    Sunday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only with all services calling at Lancaster, Oxenholme, Penrith, Carlisle and Lockerbie.
    Departures from Glasgow Central will be up to 06 minutes EARLIER than normal.
    An hourly replacement coach service will operate between Manchester Airport and Preston via Manchester Piccadilly.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:


    There will be NO Services on this route.

    As a result of these alterations there will be a reduced frequency service operating between Preston and Lockerbie.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

    Level Crossing upgrade / replacement between Lockerbie and Haymarket.
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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 02/01/2017 - 06/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Monday only

    The 2134 Sheffield to Cleethorpes service will not call at Habrough.

    Tuesday to Friday

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    Services on the North Trans-Pennine route will operate to a REVISED TIMETABLE all day.
    As a result, a reduced frequency service will operate between Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester (4 trains per hour instead of 5 between 0700 & 1900).

    The revised EASTBOUND timetable (Manchester towards Leeds) is available here

    The revised WESTBOUND timetable (Leeds towards Manchester) is available here

    Summary of changes.......


    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Airport via Manchester Piccadilly.
    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will be diverted to start at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided from Manchester Airport (dep 0025 & 0405) via Manchester Piccadilly (dep 0050 & 0430).

    Scarborough to Liverpool Lime Street services will operate between Scarborough and York only*.
    *The 1850 & 1950 Scarborough to Liverpool Lime Street and 2027 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street services will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.
    *The 1822 Liverpool Lime St to Scarborough, 2022 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle, 1922, 2130 & 2230 Liverpool Lime Street to York services will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

    Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street services will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only*.

    .

    *The 0616 York to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Victoria.
    *The 1912 Liverpool Lime Street to York service will start from Manchester Victoria.


    Therefore, there will be no trains between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street.
    Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street (direct).
    (Replacement coaches will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Warrington Central via Birchwood operated by East Midlands Trains).

    .

    Monday to Thursday

    The 2315 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Dewsbury.
    A replacement coach will run from Huddersfield to Dewsbury connecting off the train.

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will depart Huddersfield 13 minutes later than normal.
    The 0521 York to Manchester Airport service will not call at Dewsbury.
    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York will depart Leeds 10 minutes later than normal.
    The 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be retimed to depart Huddersfield EARLIER at 0525.

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    North West / Cumbria / Scottish routes

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Blackpool, Cumbria & Scotland

    Monday only

    Services between Manchester Airport and Edinburgh / Glasgow Central  will operate between Preston and Edinburgh / Glasgow Central only.


    An hourly replacement coach service will operate between Manchester Airport and Preston via Manchester Piccadilly.


    Customers to / from Wigan North Western will need to use services provided by other operators between Preston and Wigan NW.

    In addition, the 0612 Preston to Manchester Airport, 0724 Lancaster to Manchester Airport and 1900 Manchester Airport to Preston services will not run.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Tuesday only

    The 0500 Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central service will start from Preston.

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 07/01/2017 - 08/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations this weekend

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    Until 1200 services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only.

    From 1200 services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and York only.

    From 1200 services between Manchester Airport and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Airport and York only.

    A replacement bus service will operate between Darlington and Newcastle via Chester-le-Street and Durham.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetable.

    Alternative (diverted) services are available between York and Newcastle provided by Virgin Trains.

    The 0616 York to Liverpool Lime St service terminates at Manchester Victoria.
    The 0425 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be re-timed to depart Manchester Airport later at 0450 and Manchester Piccadilly at 0508.
    The 2320 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Manchester Victoria.

    *
    Sunday

    Until 1200 services between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and York only.

    Until 1200 services between Manchester Airport and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Airport and York only.

    A replacement bus service will operate between Darlington and Newcastle via Durham and Chester-le-Street.

    NOTE: As part of the normal timetable in this period, there are no Sunday services between Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime St.
    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetable.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

    Also, replacement of track and ballast between Darlington and Chester-le-Street.

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / EdinburghSaturday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.
    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    A limited/reduced frequency service will operate on this route between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.
    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    The 0612 Preston to Manchester Airport, 0724 Lancaster  to Manchester Airport and 1900 Manchester Airport to Preston services will not run.
    The 0615, 1012 & 1813 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport services will terminate at Preston.
    The 0558, 1400 & 1800 Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services will start from Preston.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Customers to / from Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    *
    Sunday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.
    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.
    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.
    Customers to / from Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 14/01/2017 - 15/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations this weekend

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    Until 1200 services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only.

    From 1200 services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and York only.

    From 1200 services between Manchester Airport and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Airport and York only.

    A replacement bus service will operate between Darlington and Newcastle via Chester-le-Street and Durham.

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetable.

    Alternative (diverted) services are available between York and Newcastle provided by Virgin Trains.

    The 0616 York to Liverpool Lime St service terminates at Manchester Victoria.
    The 0425 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be re-timed to depart Manchester Airport later at 0450 and Manchester Piccadilly at 0508.
    The 2320 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Manchester Victoria.

    *
    Sunday

    Until 1200 services between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and York only.

    Until 1200 services between Manchester Airport and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Airport and York only.

    A replacement bus service will operate between Darlington and Newcastle via Durham and Chester-le-Street.

    NOTE: As part of the normal timetable in this period, there are no Sunday services between Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime St.
    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetable.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

    Also, replacement of track and ballast between Darlington and Chester-le-Street.

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster and Glasgow Central / EdinburghSaturday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.
    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    A limited/reduced frequency service will operate on this route between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.
    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    The 0612 Preston to Manchester Airport, 0724 Lancaster  to Manchester Airport and 1900 Manchester Airport to Preston services will not run.
    The 0615, 1012 & 1813 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport services will terminate at Preston.
    The 0558, 1400 & 1800 Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services will start from Preston.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Customers to / from Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    *
    Sunday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.
    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.
    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.
    Customers to / from Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 09/01/2017 - 13/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Monday

    No planned alterations

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0325 Sheffield to Manchester Airport service will be retimed to depart Sheffield later at 0345.

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday

    The 0045 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will be diverted to start from Manchester Victoria.
    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport (departing 0025 & 0405) and Manchester Piccadilly (departing 0050 & 0430) to Manchester Victoria to connect with these trains.

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

    Monday to Thursday

    The 2155 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will arrive at Manchester Piccadilly 29 minutes later than normal and Manchester Airport 23 minutes later than normal.
    The 2230 York to Manchester Piccadilly service will arrive at Manchester Piccadilly 29 minutes later than normal.
    The 2315 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Huddersfield.
    A replacement bus will operate from Huddersfield (dep 0025) to Dewsbury to connect with the train and then return to Huddersfield connecting off the train.

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will not call at Huddersfield but will call additionally at Brighouse.
    Replacement buses will operate from Huddersfield (dep 0225 & 0340) to Brighouse to connect with the train and will then return from Brighouse to Huddersfield connecting off the train (bus journey time 15 mins).
    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement coach will run from Manchester Airport (dep 0015) to Manchester Piccadilly to connect with this train.

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Carlisle & Scotland

    No Planned alterations this weekend

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 16/01/2017 - 20/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations
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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    The 0045 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will be diverted to start from Manchester Victoria.
    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport (departing 0025 & 0405) and Manchester Piccadilly (departing 0050 & 0430) to Manchester Victoria to connect with these trains.

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

    Tuesday to Friday

    No planned alterations

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Carlisle & Scotland

    No Planned alterations this week

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 21/01/2017 - 22/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No Planned alterations 

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    From 1200 services between Liverpool Lime St / Manchester Airport and Newcastle will terminate at / start from York.

    A replacement bus service will operate between Darlington and Newcastle via Chester-le-Street and Durham.

    Alternative services are available between York and Darlington provided by Virgin Trains and Cross Country Trains.

    Alternative (diverted) services are available between York and Newcastle provided by Virgin Trains.

    Sunday

    Until 1200 services between Manchester Victoria / Manchester Airport and Newcastle will terminate at / start from York.

    A replacement bus service will operate between Darlington and Newcastle via Chester-le-Street and Durham.

    Alternative services are available between York and Darlington provided by Virgin Trains and Cross Country Trains.

    Alternative (diverted) services are available between York and Newcastle provided by Virgin Trains.

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Blackpool, Cumbria & Scotland

    No Planned alterations

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 23/01/2017 - 27/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations this week

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    No planned alterations this week

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    No planned alterations this week

    _________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 28/01/2017 - 29/01/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    The 2155 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement coach provided forward to Manchester Airport.

    Sunday

    The 0100, 0425 & 0630 Manchester Airport to York and 0729 & 0824 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport (dep 0040, 0405, 0610, 0710 & 0810) to Manchester Piccadilly to connect with these services.

    Coaches depart from Stand L in the bus station which is adjacent to the railway station.

     

    The 0218, 0348, 0500 & 0600 York to Manchester Airport services will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Airport.

    Coaches depart from outside the main entrance to Manchester Piccadilly station.

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and Scotland

    No planned alterations

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 30/01/2017 - 03/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Monday

    No planned alterations

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0540 Doncaster to Manchester Airport will start from Meadowhall.

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday to Thursday

    The 2155 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement coach provided forward to Manchester Airport.

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York service will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

    A replacement coach will run from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly departing at 0015 to connect with this train.

    The 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

    A replacement coach will run from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly departing at 0400.

    The 0138 York to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement coach (dep 0355) provided forward to Manchester Airport.

    The 0521 York to Manchester Airport service will be retimed to depart York EARLIER at 0510.

    Reason for these alterations? – Routine maintenance of track and railway structures

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and Scotland

    Monday to Thursday

    The 2014 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement coach provided forward to Manchester Airport.

    Friday

    No planned alterations

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 04/02/2017 - 05/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Manchester Airport / Sheffield and Doncaster / Cleethorpes will be diverted between Sheffield and Doncaster and will not call at Meadowhall.

    Eastbound departure times between Sheffield and Cleethorpes will be up to 05 minutes later than normal.

    Customers for Meadowhall are advised to travel via Sheffield.

    Fast, frequent SuperTram services are available between Sheffield and Meadowhall (separate ticket required).

    Northern services are also affected and will be operating a replacement bus service between Sheffield and Meadowhall (please see northernrailway.co.uk for further details).

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    No Planned alterations this weekend

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Carlisle & Scotland

    No Planned alterations this weekend

    _________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 06/02/2017 - 10/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester, Sheffield, Doncaster and Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, York and The North East

    No planned alterations

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

    No planned alterations 

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 11/02/2017 - 12/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Manchester Airport / Sheffield and Doncaster / Cleethorpes will be diverted between Sheffield and Doncaster and will not call at Meadowhall.

    Eastbound departure times between Sheffield and Cleethorpes will be up to 05 minutes later than normal.

    Customers for Meadowhall are advised to travel via Sheffield.

    Fast, frequent SuperTram services are available between Sheffield and Meadowhall (separate ticket required).

    Northern services are also affected and will be operating a replacement bus service between Sheffield and Meadowhall (please see northernrailway.co.uk for further details).

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday 

    The 0218 York to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement coach provided forward to Manchester Airport.

    The 0425 Manchester Airport to York service will start from Manchester Piccadily. A replacement coach will run from Manchester Airport departing at 0405 to connect with this train.

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    Manchester to Scotland Route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and Scotland

    No Planned alterations this weekend

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 13/02/2017 - 17/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    No planned alterations

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    The 0045 Manchester Airport to York service will start from Manchester Victoria.

    A replacement coach will run from Manchester Airport departing at 0025 to Manchester Victoria via Manchester Piccadilly (0050) to connect with this train.

    Monday to Thursday

    The 2315 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Dewsbury.

    A replacement coach will run from Huddersfield (dep 0100 Tue-Fri) to Dewsbury connecting off the train.

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0138 York to Manchester Airport service will depart Huddersfield 16 minutes later than normal.

    The 0252 York to Manchester Airport service will depart Huddersfield 13 minutes later than normal.

    The 0521 York to Manchester Airport service will depart York EARLIER than normal at 0512 and will not call at Dewsbury.

    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York will depart Leeds 10 minutes later than normal.

    The 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be retimed to depart Huddersfield EARLIER at 0525.

    Wednesday only

    The 2022 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will not call at Thirsk.

    Customers at Thirsk will be provided with replacement road transport departing EARLIER at 2235 to Northallerton to connect with this train.

    Customers travelling to Thirsk should remain on the train to Northallerton and change there for road transport back to Thirsk.

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    North West / Cumbria / Scottish routes

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and Scotland

    No planned alterations

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 18/02/2017 - 19/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Manchester / Sheffield and Cleethorpes will be replaced by coaches between Doncaster and Scunthorpe.

    Rail services will operate from Manchester to Doncaster and Scunthorpe to Cleethorpes.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Reason for these alterations? - Replacement of rails and sleepers.

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only (at normal advertised times).

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetable

    The 2012 Liverpool Lime St to Scarborough service will start from Manchester Victoria.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester and Glasgow / Edinburgh

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Manchester Airport to Glasgow Central services:

    Services on this route will operate between Preston and Glasgow Central only.

    Customers for stations between Preston and Manchester will need to use alternative services.

    Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services:

    Services on this route will operate between Manchester VICTORIA and Edinburgh.

    These services will not call at Wigan North Western, Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport but will call additionally at Bolton and Chorley.

    Customers for stations between Preston or Manchester and Wigan will need to use alternative services provided by other operators.

    Customers who need to cross Manchester between Piccadilly and Victoria stations to continue their journey may use Metrolink Tram services without the requirement for a separate ticket.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Monday to Friday alterations - 20/02/2017 - 24/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Monday

    No planned alterations

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0325 Sheffield to Manchester Airport service will be retimed to depart Sheffield later at 0345.

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Monday only

    The 0045 Manchester Airport to York and 0422 Manchester Airport to Newcastle services will be diverted to start from Manchester Victoria.

    Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport (departing 0025 & 0405) and Manchester Piccadilly (departing 0050 & 0430) to Manchester Victoria to connect with these trains.

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria with replacement coaches provided forward to Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

    Monday to Thursday

    The 2155 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will depart Huddersfield 05 minutes later than normal, arrive at Manchester Piccadilly 33 minutes later than normal and Manchester Airport 27 minutes later than normal.

    The 2230 York to Manchester Piccadilly service will depart Huddersfield 05 minutes later than normal and arrive at Manchester Piccadilly 29 minutes later than normal.

    The 2315 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Huddersfield.

    A replacement bus will operate from Huddersfield (dep 0030) to Dewsbury to connect with the train and then return to Huddersfield connecting off the train.

    Tuesday to Friday

    The 0138 & 0252 York to Manchester Airport services will not call at Huddersfield but will call additionally at Brighouse.

    Replacement buses will operate from Huddersfield (dep 0225 & 0340) to Brighouse to connect with the train and will then return from Brighouse to Huddersfield connecting off the train (bus journey time 15 mins).

    The 0038 Manchester Airport to York service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement coach will run from Manchester Airport (dep 0015) to Manchester Piccadilly to connect with this train.

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester, Preston, Lancaster, Carlisle and Scotland

    No planned alterations

    _________________________________________________________________________________________________

    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

  • Weekend alterations - 25/02/2017 - 26/02/2017

    South Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Manchester and Sheffield, Doncaster & Cleethorpes

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Manchester / Sheffield and Cleethorpes will be replaced by coaches between Doncaster and Scunthorpe.

    Rail services will operate from Manchester to Doncaster and Scunthorpe to Cleethorpes.

    The revised timetable is available here

    Reason for these alterations? - Replacement of rails and sleepers.

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    North Trans-Pennine route

    Services between Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds, York and the North East

    Saturday

    No planned alterations

    Sunday

    Services between Liverpool Lime St and Newcastle will operate between Manchester Victoria and Newcastle only (at normal advertised times).

    Alternative services to / from Liverpool Lime St (via Warrington Central) are available as advertised in the current timetable

    The 0912 Liverpool Lime St to Newcastle service will start from Leeds.

    The 2012 Liverpool Lime St to Scarborough service will start from Manchester Victoria.

    Reason for these alterations?

    Construction work as part of the creation of the 'Ordsall Chord' - a new piece of railway which will link Manchester Victoria and Manchester Piccadilly stations from December 2017. Find out more here

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    Manchester to Scotland route

    Services between Manchester and Glasgow / Edinburgh

    No planned alterations this weekend

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    Rail Replacement services

    The location of replacement coach pick-up points are shown on the Onward Travel Information poster displayed at most stations or online here

    Where rail replacement coaches are in operation, heavy luggage, bicycles, prams etc and animals (other than registered assistance dogs) cannot be conveyed.

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