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Northern runs a mix of commuter routes, rural routes and some longer-distance services around Cheshire, Co. Durham, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside, Northumberland, Teesside, Tyne and Wear and Yorkshire. Northern’s services also extend to the north Midland counties of Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Staffordshire. Some services are supported by passenger transport executives. In December 2008 the operator started an express service from Leeds to Nottingham calling at Wakefield Kirkgate, Barnsley, Sheffield, Dronfield, Chesterfield, Alfreton, Langley Mill and Nottingham.

In 2016; the franchise ownership was transferred from the Serco/Abellio joint venture to Arriva.

Timetables
Table NoRouteDec-11Dec-12May-14Dec-15
1Alnmouth and Morpeth to Newcastle and Metrocentreherehereherehere
2Nunthorpe and Middlesbrough to Newcastle and Metrocentreherehereherehere
3Bishop Auckland and Darlington to Middlesbrough and Saltburnherehereherehere
4Sunderland and Newcastle to Hexham and Carlisleherehereherehere
5Middlesbrough to Whitby (The Esk Valley Railway)herehereherehere
6Carlisle to Barrow-in-Furnessherehereherehere
7Leeds to Carlisle & Leeds to Morecambe/Heysham Portherehereherehere
8York to Blackpool Northherehereherehere
9Colne to Preston and Blackpool Southherehereherehere
10Liverpool to Wigan and Blackpool Northherehereherehere
11Bolton to Manchester and Manchester Airportherehereherehere
12Manchester to Blackburn and Clitheroeherehereherehere
13Preston to Blackpoolherehereherehere
14Manchester and Manchester Airport to Southport and Kirkbyherehereherehere
15Liverpool to Manchester Airport and Warrington Bank Quay via Earlestownherehereherehere
16Liverpool to Manchester Piccadilly via Warrington Centralherehereherehere
17Manchester to Chester via Altrinchamherehereherehere
18Manchester to Crewe via Stockport and via Manchester Airportherehereherehere
19Manchester to Stoke-on-Trent via Macclesfieldherehereherehere
20Manchester to Hazel Grove and Buxtonherehereherehere
21Manchester to Manchester Airport local stopping servicesherehereherehere
22Manchester to New Mills Central and Rose Hillherehereherehere
23Manchester to Sheffield (The Hope Valley Line)herehereherehere
24Manchester to Hadfield and Glossopherehereherehere
25Manchester to Stalybridge and Huddersfieldherehereherehere
26Manchester to Rochdale and Littleboroughherehereherehere
27Blackpool North to Manchester Victoria / Preston to Hazel Groveherehereherehere
28Hull to Bridlington and Scarboroughherehereherehere
29York to Harrogate and Leedsherehereherehere
30Hull to Doncaster and Sheffieldherehereherehere
31Barton-on-Humber to Cleethorpesherehereherehere
32Sheffield to Lincolnherehereherehere
33Nottingham to Sheffield and Leedsherehereherehere
34York to Selby and Hull / York to Sheffield via Pontefract Baghillherehereherehere
35York and Selby to Leeds (local stopping services)herehereherehere
36Leeds to Manchester Victoria via Bradford Interchange/Dewsburyherehereherehere
TableRouteMay-16Dec-16
1 Alnmouth and Morpeth to Newcastle and Metrocentreherehere
2 Nunthorpe and Middlesbrough to Newcastle and Metrocentreherehere
3Bishop Auckland and Darlington to Middlesbrough and Saltburnherehere
4Sunderland and Newcastle to Hexham and Carlisleherehere
5Middlesbrough to Whitby (The Esk Valley Railway)herehere
6Carlisle to Barrow-in-Furnessherehere
7Leeds to Carlisle & Leeds to Morecambe/Heysham Portherehere
8York to Blackpool Northherehere
9Colne to Preston and Blackpool Southherehere
10Liverpool to Wigan and Blackpool Northherehere
11Bolton to Manchester and Manchester Airportherehere
12Manchester to Blackburn and Clitheroeherehere
13Preston to Blackpoolherehere
14Manchester and Manchester Airport to Southport and Kirkbyherehere
15Liverpool to Manchester Airport and Warrington Bank Quay via Earlestownherehere
16Liverpool to Manchester Piccadilly via Warrington Centralherehere
17Manchester to Chester via Altrinchamherehere
18Manchester to Crewe via Stockport and via Manchester Airportherehere
19Manchester to Stoke-on-Trent via Macclesfieldherehere
20Manchester to Hazel Grove and Buxtonherehere
21Manchester to Manchester Airport local stopping servicesherehere
22Manchester to New Mills Central and Rose Hillherehere
23Manchester to Sheffield (The Hope Valley Line)herehere
24Manchester to Hadfield and Glossopherehere
25Manchester to Stalybridge and Huddersfieldherehere
26Manchester to Rochdale and Littleboroughherehere
27Blackpool North to Manchester Victoria / Preston to Hazel Groveherehere
28Hull to Bridlington and Scarboroughherehere
29York to Harrogate and Leedsherehere
30Hull to Doncaster and Sheffieldherehere
31Barton-on-Humber to Cleethorpesherehere
32Sheffield to Lincolnherehere
33Nottingham to Sheffield and Leedsherehere
34York to Selby and Hull / York to Sheffield via Pontefract Baghillherehere
35York and Selby to Leeds (local stopping services)herehere
36Leeds to Manchester Victoria via Bradford Interchange/Dewsburyherehere
37Lancaster to Morecambeherehere
38Windermere to Prestonherehere
39Ilkley to Leeds and Bradford Forster Square (Wharfedale Line)here
40Skipton to Leeds and Bradford Forster Square (Airedale Line)here
41Leeds and Wakefield to Knottingley and Goole (Pontefract Line)here
42Leeds to Sheffield and Doncaster (Wakefield Line)here
43Huddersfield to Sheffield (Penistone Line)here
44Manchester to Blackburnhere
45Leeds to Hebden Bridge and Huddersfieldhere
46Bradford Forster Square to Leedshere
47Huddersfield to Wakefield Westgatehere