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 late night / early morning Virgin Trains services from Monday 5 until Friday 9 March

Start date
05/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Euston and Wolverhampton / Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place each evening between Birmingham New Street and Smethwick Rolfe Street and also between Congleton and Cheadle Hulme, closing various lines.

Monday - Thursday

The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service is diverted between Stoke-on-Trent and Stockport. A bus will run from Stoke-on-Trent to Macclesfield.

Tuesday - Thursday

The 22:30 and 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton services will terminate at Birmingham New Street. Customers for Wolverhampton should use alternative services.

Tuesday - Friday

The 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will start from Birmingham New Street. Customers travelling from Wolverhampton should use alternative services.

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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.