Selby Swing Bridge was built in 1889 and carries the railway over the River Ouse.
Between Sunday 27 July and Sunday 07 September 2014, Network Rail will be carrying out refurbishment work on the bridge costing £8 million pounds. Once the work is completed the structure should be maintenance free for 25 years and will enable trains to run at the normal line speed, removing a long standing speed restriction.
During this period of time no trains will be able to run between Selby and Hull.
First TransPennine and Northern Rail services are replaced by buses between Selby and Hull.
East Coast services are diverted between Doncaster and Hull via Goole. Buses will run between Doncaster and Selby.
First Hull Trains services are diverted between Doncaster and Hull calling additionally at Goole. Buses will run between Selby and Howden / Goole.
Planning your Journey
For full details of the changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner
These changes are reflected in the timetables when planning your journey or booking your ticket using the online booking engine
Last updated: 09/07/2014