Learn about all Northern planned improvement activity and timetable changes.

Below is a list of upcoming engineering works; as well as this, JourneyCheck will allow you to enter your planned route and time of travel, become informed about any scheduled works that may be affecting this route, and alternative routes that may be available.

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Sheffield - Doncaster and beyond: Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 May

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Doncaster and Sheffield to Leeds: Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 May

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Leeds to Sheffield and Doncaster: Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 May

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Leeds to Manchester and Blackpool: Sunday 28 May (until 1100)

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Leeds - Harrogate - York: Saturday 27 to Monday 29 May

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester to Clitheroe: Saturday 27 May to Monday 29 May

As part of our work to improve rail travel in the North, weekend engineering work is being carried out to upgrade the railway. Once this programme is finished it will give you faster, more frequent and direct rail services.

  Alternative Timetable.


Blackpool - Preston - Manchester - Hazel Grove: Saturday 27 May to Tuesday 30 May

As part of our work to improve rail travel in the North, weekend engineering work is being carried out to upgrade the railway. Once this programme is finished it will give you faster, more frequent and direct rail services.

  Alternative Timetable.


Liverpool to Manchester Piccadilly via Warrington Central: Sunday 28 May

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Liverpool to Wigan and Blackpool North: Sunday 28 May

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester Airport and Warrington Bank Quay to Liverpool via Earlestown: Sunday 28 and Monday 29 May

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation.

  Alternative Timetable.


Southport and Kirkby to Manchester: Saturday 27 May to Monday 29 May

s part of our work to improve rail travel in the North, weekend engineering work is being carried out to upgrade the railway. Once this programme is finished it will give you faster, more frequent and direct rail services.

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester Victoria - Blackburn via Todmorden: Monday 29 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2250 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn service will terminate at Rochdale. The 2236 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria service will start from Rochdale. Buses will be provided.

  Alternative Timetable.


Sheffield - Manchester Piccadilly: Monday 29 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2248 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Stockport. A bus will be provided.

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester Piccadilly - Crewe: Monday 29 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2313 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Heaton Chapel and Levenshulme. The 2338 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe service will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth. Buses will be provided.

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester Piccadilly - Macclesfield: Monday 29 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2314 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield service will be replaced by a bus.

  Alternative Timetable.


Chester - Manchester Piccadilly: Monday 29 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2248 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus.

  Alternative Timetable.


Liverpool Lime Street - Blackpool North: Monday 29 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2242 Preston to Liverpool Lime Street service will be replaced by a bus.

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester Victoria - Liverpool Lime Street: Monday 29 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2309 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street service will depart Manchester Oxford Road at 2235 and run earlier than normally advertised throughout. A bus will be provided.

  Alternative Timetable.


Blackpool - Colne: Monday 29 May to Friday 2 June

Monday to Thursday: The 2207 Blackpool South to Colne service will terminate at Rose Grove. Tuesday to Friday: The 0440 Preston to Colne service will not run. The 0529 Colne to Blackpool South service will start from Blackburn. Buses will be provided.

  Alternative Timetable.


Huddersfield - Manchester Victoria: Tuesday 30 May to Thursday 1 June

The 2306 Huddersfield to Manchester Victoria service will terminate at Stalybridge. A bus will be provided.

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester - Wigan Wallgate: Wednesday 31 May and Thursday 1 June

The 2234 Stockport to Wigan Wallgate service will terminate at Salford Crescent. The 2320 Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate service will not run. Buses will be provided.

  Alternative Timetable.


Leeds to Sheffield and Doncaster: Sunday 11 June

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation

  Alternative Timetable.


Leeds to Manchester and Blackpool: Sunday 11 June

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester Victoria - Huddersfield: Sunday 11 June, and Monday 12 to Thursday 15 June

  Alternative Timetable.


Sheffield to Lincoln: Sundays 11 and 18 June

Network Rail will be carrying out track maintenance work on this line and a revised timetable will be in operation

  Alternative Timetable.


Manchester - Liverpool Lime Street (via Warrington Central:) Monday 12 to Thursday 15 June

  Alternative Timetable.


Barrow-in-Furness - Lancaster: Monday 12 to Friday 16 June

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Blackpool - Colne: Monday 12 to Friday 16 June

  Alternative Timetable.