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 Virgin Trains service 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 13 to Friday 17 November

Start date
13/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Congleton and Bramhall Junction from 23:45 until 05:40 each night, closing some lines.

The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted from Stoke-on-Trent via Alsager to Crewe. it will be further diverted via Style. This service will not call at Macclesfield or Stockport.

A replacement bus service will depart Stoke-on-Trent at 01:30 calling at Macclesfield and Stockport only.

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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.