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Customers with Advance Purchase ticket (your ticket will say ‘AP Northern only’) have a number of options:

Customers can use their ticket for trains on either the day before or the day after the strike, but are advised to travel close to their original booked train times on these days.

We have also arranged ticket acceptance on a number of other train operators to help Northern customers with Advance Purchase tickets (your ticket will say AP Northern only).

The following operators will accept these tickets: Cross Country, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales, Grand Central, Hull Trains, London North Eastern Railway, TransPennine Express, and Virgin Trains. Customers are advised to travel as close as possible to the original booked train times on these days.