Northern announces December timetable change to Halifax service

Northern is calling on its customers to plan journeys carefully ahead of timetable changes in December.

Wednesday, 1st December 2021, 2:45 pm

The new schedules, introduced from Sunday December 12, will focusing on delivering reliability and punctuality for customers, and will see additional service introduced on a small number of routes.

Tricia Williams, Chief Operating Officer at Northern said: “We have taken the opportunity, where possible, to make small improvements to our timetables, all designed to provide services that meet the needs of our customers.”

“ Customers are at the heart of everything we do and the new timetables build on the enhancements we delivered in May and will deliver high levels of reliability.

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Timetable changes to Northern services

“We fully understand the role we play in keeping people on the move and I am asking our customers to familiarise themselves with the new timetables, and to check carefully before any journeys to ensure their journeys go as smoothly as possible. “

As part of the new schedule additional services will be introduced on the following routes:

Newcastle - Morpeth – Chathill

Carlisle - Hexham – Newcastle

Bishop Auckland - Darlington - Middlesbrough – Saltburn

Morecambe/Lancaster - Skipton

Knaresborough – Leeds

Hull – Leeds – Halifax

Liverpool - Manchester Airport via Warrington Central

Liverpool - Warrington Bank Quay

On the majority of routes, Northern will maintain service levels established in May.

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