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 Blackburn and Colne overnight from Monday 5 to Friday 9 February

Start date
05/02/2018  00:00
End date
05/02/2018 
Route affected

Between Preston / Blackburn and Colne

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Blackburn and Burnley, closing all lines overnight.

On Monday to Thursday night, the 22:45 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Rose Grove. A replacement bus will run from Rose Grove to Colne.

On Tuesday to Friday morning, the 04:57 Blackburn to Colne service will be replaced by a bus throughout and the 05:31 Colne to Preston service will be replaced by a bus between Colne and Blackburn.

Check before you travel:

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.