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 overnight midweek service between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 19 until Thursday 22 February

Start date
19/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Trains between Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the Deansgate area, closing some lines each night from 23:25.

Late night trains between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street will be replaced by buses throughout. Two buses will run in place of each cancelled trains.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner


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.