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Tickets are available for travel up to and including Sunday 18 October 2015

Tickets for weekday travel to/from stations north of York and London are available up to and including Friday 08 January 2016

Timetable Changes Wednesday, 29 July

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Wednesday 29 July - Additional service for Sunderland supporters travelling back from their match at Doncaster

We will be running the following additional service as a result of Sunderland AFC playing away against Doncaster Rovers:
22.35 from Doncaster, calling at Northallerton at 23.30, Darlington at 23.44, Durham at 00.14 and arriving into Newcastle at 00.35.

These changes are reflected in the timetables when planning your journey or booking your ticket using the online booking engine.

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