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Planning application for front of York Station submitted

21 March 2019

Plans that will see the front of York Railway Station transformed with the removal of Queen Street Bridge and reorganising... More

York Central moves another step closer with £37m funding decision

14 March 2019

York Central has moved a step closer today as £37.32m of external funding was promised to help the site deliver... More

Final reminder to have your say on station plans

6 July 2018

York residents have just a couple more days to have their say about plans to transform the front of York... More

Transforming the front of York Railway Station: Join the conversation

15 June 2018

City of York Council is asking residents to shape plans to transform the front of York Railway Station into a... More

A united North joins Transport Minister Jo Johnson to hail a new era of transformation

5 April 2018

Northern leaders and businesses will join the Minister of State for Transport, Jo Johnson MP, to herald a new era... More

Northern Rail strike planned for Monday 13th March

7 March 2017

Disruption and cancellations are expected on all Northern Rail services on Monday 13th March due to industrial action by RMT... More

Over 7,000 residents take part in ground breaking travel scheme

5 November 2015

Over 7,000 households across York have benefitted from the most extensive door-to-door exercise ever carried out by City of York... More

Plusbus £2 online offer

29 May 2015

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UPDATE- Bank Holiday rail strike suspended

21 May 2015

Following talks between Network Rail and the TSSA and RMT trade unions, the planned industrial action due to take place... More

i-Travel York on your doorstep

20 May 2015

More than 6,000 homes in the Acomb and Poppleton areas of York will be able to benefit from free travel... More

Sign up to i-Travel York’s BIG Challenge

12 May 2015

A new city-wide travel challenge which encourages York businesses and their employees to consider different modes of sustainable transport starts... More

York responds to Northern Transport plans

20 March 2015

City of York Council notes with interest today’s Northern transport announcement and welcomes the commitment to invest in transport and... More

York - Leeds Easter rail bus replacement for electrification works

17 March 2015

Rail passengers and York residents are being warned to plan ahead this Easter as work to electrify the railway between... More

York welcomes Electrification Task Force report

5 March 2015

City of York Council welcomes today’s Final Electrification Task Force report, which places the York–Harrogate-Leeds railway line in the top... More

Rail services back to normal after Scarborough Bridge successfully replaced

23 February 2015

Passengers, residents and visitors to the city are being thanked for their patience after the old bridge deck of Scarborough... More

Find out more about the major refurbishment of Scarborough rail bridge

4 December 2014

Residents, businesses and passengers can find out more about the refurbishment of Scarborough rail bridge (York) today, as the team... More

Welcoming Stagecoach and Virgin Group to the East Coast Main Line

27 November 2014

City of York Council has welcomed Stagecoach and Virgin Group as the new joint operator of the InterCity East Coast... More

Major refurbishment of York railway bridge gets underway

4 November 2014

The most significant work to the Scarborough rail bridge in York for 140 years will start this month. More

York set to endorse Government’s £1billion devolved transport fund

27 November 2013

City of York Council will be asked to formally endorse the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and progress proposals for a new legal... More

Residents reconsider travel options following ground-breaking i-Travel York exercise

20 November 2013

Thousands of households in the north of York have so far benefitted from the most extensive door-to-door exercise ever carried... More

York businesses: sign up to get free travel advice

20 November 2013

York businesses still have the opportunity to sign up to a free conference which could provide them and their employees... More

i-Travel York launch Yorkshire’s first multi-modal journey planner

7 October 2013

City of York Council’s i-Travel York team has officially launched the region’s first multi-modal journey planner. More

Hundreds more sign up to i-Travel York

9 August 2013

Even more residents have signed up to the i-Travel York campaign to benefit from free travel advice during the most... More

Lendal Bridge trial: Achieving York’s city centre and public transport vision

22 July 2013

City of York Council is inviting residents and businesses to learn more about the York city centre vision and its... More

York kids encouraged to become ‘Green Explorers’ this summer

24 June 2013

York families have the chance to discover 16 unique visitor attractions this summer as part of a new initiative run... More

Discount bus travel to and from the station

31 May 2013

If you're travelling by train during June or July 2013, PLUSBUS is offering a discounted £2 add-on to your train... More

i-Travel York is coming to your doorstep

25 April 2013

Over 12,000 homes in the north of York could benefit from free travel advice during the most extensive door-to-door exercise... More

York commuters showcased in series of short videos

21 February 2013

iTravel York has launched a series of videos demonstrating the variety of sustainable travel options in and around the city. More

Council bids for Haxby Station funding

20 February 2013

PLANS to develop a new rail station in Haxby could get the green light next month if the council is... More

High speed rail benefits for York welcomed

28 January 2013

City of York Council has today welcomed confirmation from government that York is set to benefit from the High Speed 2... More