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 late night / early morning TransPennine Express service in the Manchester area from Wednesday 27 to Friday 29 December

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

Between Manchester Airport / Manchester Victoria and York / Newcastle / Hull

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge, closing the line.

Wednesday and Thursday

The 22:33 Hull to Manchester Victoria service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

The 2320 Manchester Airport to York service will be diverted and will not call at Manchester Victoria. This service will be re-timed to depart Manchester Airport later at 23:35 and Manchester Piccadilly at 00:17.

Thursday and Friday

The 00:38 Manchester Airport to York service will depart Manchester Piccadilly 10 minutes later than normal.

The 04:25 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will depart Manchester Piccadilly later than normal at 05:05.

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Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.