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 22:04 Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe on Saturday 16 December

Start date
16/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Liverpool Lime Street and Crewe.

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Runcorn and Crewe, closing some lines.

The 22:04 Liverpool Lime Street to Crewe service is retimed to run earlier, departing Liverpool Lime Street at 21:48. A rail replacement bus will run between Liverpool Lime Street and Crewe, departing at 22:04 arriving at Crewe at 23:56.

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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.