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 Northern services from Monday 27 November to Friday 1 December

Start date
27/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Northern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Northern network. As a result of this, the following services will be amended:

Monday - Thursday

The 23:37 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street is replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:27 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service is replaced by a bus throughout.

Tuesday to Friday

The 05:18 Preston to Colne is replaced by a bus between Preston and Blackburn.

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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.