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.

Buses replace trains between Bolton and Clitheroe until 17:00 on Sunday 19 November

Start date
19/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Manchester Victoria and Clitheroe

TOC(s) affected

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Blackburn and Clitheroe, closing the line.

Until 17:00 on Sunday, buses will replace trains between Bolton and Clitheroe.

The Ribble Vally Rambler services will be replaced by buses throughout

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.