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 Middlesbrough and Sunderland / Saltburn on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 September

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Northern between Middlesbrough and Newcastle / Metro Centre / Hexham / Carlisle also between Bishop Auckland and Saltburn

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and Redcar Central

TOC(s) affected
NorthernTransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place in the Middlesbrough area, resulting in the closure of some lines.


Buses will replace trains between Middlesbrough and Sunderland / Saltburn.

TransPennine Express:

Buses will replace trains between Middlesbrough and Redcar Central.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.