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 services between Liverpool Lime Street and Hunts Cross on Sunday 4 February

Start date
04/02/2018  00:00
End date
04/02/2018 
Route affected
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Northern between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Oxford Road

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street and York / Scarborough / Middlesbrough

 
TOC(s) affected
NorthernTransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work will take place between Liverpool South Parkway and Hunts Cross. This is also affecting London Midland and Virgin Trains services, you can read about these amendments here.

East Midlands Trains:

Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Nottingham will not call at Warrington, Widnes or Liverpool South Parkway. Customers for these stations should change at Newton-le-Willows for replacement bus services.

Northern:

Services to / from Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Oxford Road will start from / terminate at Hunts Cross. Replacement buses will run between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Lime Street.

TransPennine Express:

Services from Liverpool Lime Street to York / Scarbrough will start from Hunts Cross. Customers should use Merseyrail services between Hunts Cross and Liverpool City Centre to complete their journey.

The 09.12 Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime Street, 16.43 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street and the 20.41 Middlesbrough to Liverpool Lime Street services will also terminate at Hunts Cross.

Services that usually run between Liverpool Lime Street and Newcastle via Manchester Victoria will be amended to run between Manchester Piccadilly and Newcastle only.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with East Midlands Trains, these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

If you are travelling with Northern or TransPennine Express you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.