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 overnight / early morning Northern service on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 December

Start date
27/12/2017  00:00
End date
28/12/2017 
Route affected

Various Northern routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place across various parts of the Northern network, closing some lines.

Wednesday - Thursday

The 23:06 Huddersfield to Manchester Victoria service will terminate at Stalybridge. A bus will be provided from Stalybridge to Manchester Victoria.

The 22:47 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Stockport. A bus will be provided between Chinley and Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Stockport

The 23:13 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Heaton Chapel and Levenshulme. A bus will be provided from Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly to serve these stations.

The 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield service will be bus replaced throughout.

The 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe service will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe, stopping to set down only from Wilmslow.

The 22:48 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be bus replaced throughout.

The 22:42 Preston to Liverpool Lime Street service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:09 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 22:45 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Rose Grove. A bus will be provide from Rose Grove to Colne.

The 04:40 Preston to Colne service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 05:31 Colne to Preston service will start from Blackburn. A bus will be provided from Colne to Blackburn, departing Colne at 04:44 to connect with the train at Blackburn.

Thursday

The 03:38 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 04:34 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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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.