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.

No trains between Hunts Cross / Huyton and Liverpool Lime Street on Wednesday 27 December

Start date
27/12/2017  00:00
End date
27/12/2017 
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between Norwich and Liverpool Lime Street

Northern between Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street and also between  Manchester Airport / Manchester Victoria / Warrington Bank Quay and Liverpool Lime Street

TransPennine Express between Newcastle / York / Scarborough / Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands TrainsNorthernTransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Edge Hill and Liverpool Lime Street, closing all lines.

Trains are unable to run between Hunts Cross / Huyton and Liverpool Lime Street

East Midlands Train services will not operate between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Lime Street. Customers should use alternative services between these stations.

Northern services will not operate between Hunts Cross / Huyton and Liverpool Lime Street. Buses are operating between these stations.

TransPennine Express services will not operate between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street via Huyton and between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Lime Street.

Customers should use alternative services via Warrington and use Merseyrail services between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Lime Street.

The following TransPennine Express services are also amended:

  • 06:12 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle will start at York
  • 06:07 Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime Street will not run
  • 18:04 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly

 

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Bicycles:

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.