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 overnight early morning Northern trains from Monday 13 to Friday 17 November

Start date
13/11/2017  00:00
End date
17/11/2017 
Route affected

Various Northern Rail routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Each night from to 22:00 to approximately 06:00, Network Rail is carrying out engineering work at various location of the Northern network, closing various lines.

Monday to Thursday

The 22:07 Blackpool North to Colne is replace by a bus between Rose Grove and Colne.

The 22:34 Stockport to Wigan Wallgate will terminate at Salford Crescent. A bus will be provided from Salford Crescent to Wigan Wallgate.

The 22:42 Preston to Liverpool Lime Street will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 22:47 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Stockport. A bus will be provided from Chinley to Manchester Piccadilly calling at Stockport.

The 22:48 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by bus throughout. One bus will call at all stations normally served by the train, a second bus will run from Knutsford to Manchester Piccadilly, departing Knutsford at 23:30.

The 23:06 Huddersfield to Manchester Victoria will terminate at Stalybridge. A bus will be provided from Stalybridge to Manchester Victoria.

The 23:09 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:13 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Heaton Chapel and Levenshulme. A bus will be provided from Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly calling at these stations.

The 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:17 Manchester Victoria to Preston will not call at Wigan North Western.

The 23:20 Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe, stopping to set down only from Wilmslow.

Tuesday to Friday

The 04:40 Preston to Colne will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 05:31 Colne to Blackpool South will start from Blackburn. A bus will be provided from Colne to Blackburn, departing Colne at 04:44.

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.