Changes to train times

 

London Northwestern Railway services during Christmas and New Year 2018/19

Please find below a day-by-day summary of the services that will be running over the Christmas and New Year Bank Holiday period.

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Saturday 22 December

 

Saturday service.

Sunday 23 December

 

A Sunday service is expected to operate.

Monday 24 December

 

After 14:30 trains between Birmingham New Street and Crewe / Liverpool Lime Street will operate to an amended timetable at a reduced level of frequency and will close down earlier.  

The last trains to operate will be the following: 
19:36 Birmingham New Street - Liverpool Lime Street, 21:36 Birmingham New Street - Crewe.
20:34 Liverpool Lime Street - Birmingham New Street, 21:34 Liverpool Lime Street - Crewe.

Services on St Albans Abbey line will end earlier than normal.

Engineering work between Leighton Buzzard and Northampton means trains between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes / Northampton will operate to a reduced timetable. Services will close down earlier with the following trains being the last to operate:
21:28 London Euston - Northampton, 21:54 London Euston - Northampton.
20:32 Northampton - London Euston, 21:03 Northampton - London Euston.

Services between Crewe and London Euston will operate to an amended timetable and will arrive later at / depart earlier from London Euston.

Trains between Birmingham New Street and London Euston will run to an amended timetable between Northampton and London Euston (at reduced frequency).

After 17:15 trains between Birmingham New Street and Birmingham International / Coventry / Northampton / London Euston will operate to an amended timetable at reduced frequency and will close down earlier with the following trains being the last to operate:

19:54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston, 21:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton, 22:14 Birmingham New Street to Coventry.
19:47 London Euston to Birmingham New Street, 20:21 London Euston to Birmingham New Street.

Tuesday 25 December

 

No service.

Wednesday 26 December

 

No service.

Thursday 27 December

 

Major improvement work is taking place at London Euston, closing some lines:

A reduced amended service will run between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton.

An amended service will be in operation between London Euston and Crewe and trains will be retimed to arrive later / depart earlier at London Euston.

An amended service will be in operation between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street.

Engineering work is taking place between Runcorn and Edge Hill:

Trains between Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Liverpool Lime Street will run between Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Runcorn only. A reduced service will also be in operation.

Trains will also be retimed to depart Birmingham New Street and Runcorn slightly earlier.

Buses will replace trains Runcorn and Liverpool South Parkway. Customers are able to travel on Merseyrail services between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Central.

Buses will replace trains between Watford Junction and St Albans Abbey until 12:45. 

Friday 28 December

 

Engineering work is taking place between Runcorn and Edge Hill:

Trains between Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Liverpool Lime Street will run between Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Runcorn only. A reduced service will also be in operation.

Trains will also be retimed to depart Birmingham New Street and Runcorn slightly earlier.

Buses will replace trains Runcorn and Liverpool South Parkway. Customers are able to travel on Merseyrail services between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Central.

Saturday 29 December

 

Engineering work is taking place around Warrington Central and Edge Hill:

A reduced service will run between Birmingham New Street and Runcorn.

Buses will be provided to run between Runcorn and Liverpool South Parkway.

Sunday 30 December

 

Major improvement work is taking place at London Euston, closing some lines:

After 12:00, trains between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central / Northampton / Birmingham New Street will run to an amended timetable.

Tring services will not run and other services will call at Bushey, Kings Langley and Apsley. Birmingham New Street services will call at Harrow & Wealdstone and Tring additionally, and will also be re-timed to run earlier than usual. Crewe services will also be-retimed.

 

Engineering work is taking place around Warrington Central and Edge Hill:

A reduced service will run between Birmingham New Street and Runcorn.

Buses will be provided to run between Runcorn and Liverpool South Parkway.

Monday 31 December

 

Engineering work is taking place around Warrington Central and Edge Hill:

A reduced service will run between Birmingham New Street and Runcorn.

Buses will be provided to run between Runcorn and Liverpool South Parkway.

Tuesday 1 January 2019

 

Engineering work is taking place around Warrington Central and Edge Hill:

Until 12:00, a reduced service will run between Stafford and Runcorn.

Buses will be provided to run between Runcorn and Liverpool South Parkway.

Last updated:   01 October 2018