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.

No trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Hunts Cross / Crewe via Edge Hill on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October

Start date
28/10/2017  00:00
End date
29/10/2017 
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Nottingham / Norwich

London Midland between Liverpool Lime Street and Birmingham New Street

Northern between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Oxford Road and between Preston and Liverpool South Parkway

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street and Scarborough

Virgin Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and London Euston

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands TrainsLondon MidlandNorthernTransPennine ExpressVirgin Trains
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Liverpool South Parkway area, closing all lines between Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool South Parkway via Edge Hill.

East Midlands Trains services between Liverpool Lime Street and Nottingham will be diverted between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester, not calling at Liverpool South Parkway, Widnes or Warrington.

Trains will call additionally at Newton-le-Willows and connecting bus services will run between Warrington Central, Widnes and Newton-le-Willows.

London Midland services will not run between Liverpool Lime Street and Crewe. You should use Merseyrail services to travel between Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool South Parkway. Buses will run between Liverpool South Parkway and Crewe.

Northern services between Liverpool Lime Street and Warrington Central / Manchester Oxford Road will be replaced by buses between Liverpool Lime Street and Hunts Cross on Saturday. On Sunday, services will be replaced by buses between Liverpool Lime Street and Warrington Central.

Services between Preston / Wigan and Liverpool South Parkway will be amended to run between Preston / Wigan and Liverpool Lime Street only.

TransPennine Express services between Liverpool Lime Street and Scarborough will be amended to start / terminate at Warrington Central. Buses are also replacing trains between Stalybridge and Leeds because of engineering work in the Huddersfield area.

Virgin Trains will run an amended service between Liverpool Lime Street and London Euston. Trains will be diverted via Warrington Bank Quay.

Check before you travel:

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

Bicycles:

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.