Changes to train times

 

TransPennine Express services during Christmas and New Year 2017/18

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

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Saturday 23 December

 

A normal service is expected to run, subject to engineering works.

Sunday 24 December

 

A revised Sunday timetable will operate during the day. Many services will begin to shut down from 19:30.

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Scarborough will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Scarborough only and will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Birchwood, Warrington Central, Liverpool South Parkway or Liverpool Lime Street. Alternative services are available to / from Liverpool Lime Street.

A revised service will operate on the Manchester to Scotland route. Trains will run between Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh only. Replacement coaches will run between Manchester Airport and Lancaster connecting into / out of these trains. Some late evening services will not run. Other operators will provide replacement coaches between Preston and Lancaster. Alternative rail services operated by Northern are available between Preston and Manchester Victoria. and alternative rail services operated by Virgin Trains are available between Preston and Wigan North Western.

Details of all the TransPennine Express services that will be cancelled or amended can be found here.

Monday 25 December

 

No service.

Tuesday 26 December

 

No service.

Wednesday 27 December

 

No service prior to 05:30, and an amended service will operate all day.

Liverpool Lime Street to Scarborough services will start from / terminate at Liverpool South Parkway. Customers travelling from / to Liverpool should use Merseyrail services to / from Liverpool Central or Moorfields stations.

A revised service will operate on the Manchester to Scotland route. Trains will run between Manchester Airport and Preston also Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh. Replacement coaches will run between Preston and Lancaster.

Full details of the cancelled and amended trains can be found here.

Thursday 28 December

 

A normal service is expected to run, subject to engineering works.

Friday 29 December

 

A normal service is expected to run, subject to engineering works.

Saturday 30 December

 

A normal service is expected to run, subject to engineering works.

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Scarborough will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Scarborough only and will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Birchwood, Warrington Central, Liverpool South Parkway or Liverpool Lime Street. Alternative services are available to / from Liverpool Lime Street (via Manchester Victoria).

Services between Manchester Airport and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh will be diverted to operate from / to Manchester Victoria and will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport.

Sunday 31 December

 

A normal service is expected to run, subject to engineering works.

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Scarborough will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Scarborough only and will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Birchwood, Warrington Central, Liverpool South Parkway or Liverpool Lime Street. Alternative services are available to / from Liverpool Lime Street (via Manchester Victoria).

Services between Manchester Airport and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh will be diverted to operate from / to Manchester Victoria and will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport.

Monday 1 January 2018

 

A normal service is expected to run, subject to engineering works.

Services between Liverpool Lime Street and Scarborough will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Scarborough only and will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Birchwood, Warrington Central, Liverpool South Parkway or Liverpool Lime Street. Alternative services are available to / from Liverpool Lime Street (via Manchester Victoria).

Services between Manchester Airport and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh will be diverted to operate from / to Manchester Victoria and will not call at Manchester Oxford Road, Manchester Piccadilly or Manchester Airport. Services FROM Glasgow Central will be re-timed to depart up to 10 minutes EARLIER than normal.

Tuesday 2 January

 

A normal service is expected to run, subject to engineering works.