Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended late night Northern services from Monday 20 to Friday 24 March

Start date
20/03/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Northern routes

TOC(s) affected

Network Rail are carrying out overnight engineering work at various locations on the Northern network.

Customer Advice

Monday to Thursday

The 23:08 Wakefield Westgate to Knottingley is replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:27 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Strett is replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:38 Liverpool Lime street to Manchester Piccadilly is replaced by a bus throughout.

Tuesday to Friday

The 04:40 / 05:18  Preston to Colne is replaced by a bus between Preston and Blackburn.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.