Date/Time From:

5th October 2018

Date/Time To:

6th October 2018

TOC(s) Affected:

Cross Country, LNER & Northern

Route(s) Affected:

Newcastle to Morpeth/Edinburgh


Engineering work is taking place between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Edinburgh, closing all lines.


On Friday the 15:45 Reading to Edinburgh service will terminate at Newcastle. A connecting rail service will run from Newcastle to Edinburgh.

On Saturday, services will not run between Newcastle and Edinburgh. Replacement buses will run between Newcastle and Edinburgh, calling at all booked stations.

London North Eastern Railway:

On Saturday, an amended timetable will be in operation. An hourly service will run between Newcastle and Edinburgh by a diversionary route, extending journey times by up to 90 minutes. A half hourly service will run between London Kings Cross and Newcastle.

Replacement buses will run between Newcastle, Morpeth, Alnmouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Dunbar and Edinburgh.


Trains running between Morpeth and Chathill will be replaced by buses.


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