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 Stockport and Crewe each night between 22:50 and 04:20 Monday 26 February to Friday 2 March

Start date
26/02/2018  00:00
End date
02/03/2018 
Route affected

Arriva Trains Wales between Manchester Piccadilly and Shrewsbury / Cardiff Central

Northern between Manchester Piccadilly and Alderley Edge / Crewe

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains WalesNorthern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Cheadle Hulme each night between 22:50 and 04:20 between Monday and Friday, ending at 04:20 on Friday morning.

Arriva Trains Wales:

The 20:17 Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly service will terminate at Crewe. A replacement bus will run between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly. The 22:35 Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury service will be diverted via Stoke-on-Trent. A replacement bus will run between Stockport and Crewe, calling at Wilmslow. Customers should note that there is no connection for Shrewsbury with this replacement bus service.

Northern:

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:04 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe service will terminate at Wilmslow. A replacement bus will run between Wilmslow and Crewe.

The 23:04 Manchester Piccadilly to Alderley Edge service will terminate at Stockport. A replacement bus will run between Stockport and Alderley Edge.

The 23:13 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will start from Stockport. A replacement bus will run between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe service will terminate at Stockport. A replacement bus will run between Stockport and Crewe.

Thursday to Friday:

The 00:44 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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.