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 Arriva Trains Wales service between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester on Sunday 12 November

Start date
12/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales between  Manchester Piccadilly and Chester

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Manchester and Chester, closing some lines.

Trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester will be diverted via Northwich and Stockport, buses will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester calling at all booked stations.


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.

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Project Information:

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