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.

Buses replace trains between Maghull and Ormskirk on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 January

Start date
13/01/2018  00:00
End date
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Between Liverpool Central and Ormskirk

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Work to build a new railway station is taking place between Maghull and Ormskirk, closing the lines. Maghull North station is expected to open in May 2018 and will serve as the main station for Moss Side and Ashworth Hospital.

Buses will replace trains between Maghull and Ormskirk.

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You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.


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.

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