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 Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge on Sunday 14 January

Start date
14/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between Manchester Victoria and Huddersfield

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle

TOC(s) affected
NorthernTransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge.

TransPennine Express services between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle will be amended to run between Manchester Piccadilly and Newcastle. This means a reduced service will run between Liverpool and Manchester.

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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.