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.

Revised 22:48 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service from Monday 5 to Thursday 8 February

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

From Chester to Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work, including track and station improvement work, is taking place between Stockport and Chester, closing all lines overnight.

The 22:48 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus throughout. A second bus will run from Knutsford to Manchester Piccadilly.

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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.