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 late night / early morning trains between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 19 to Friday 23 March

Start date
19/03/2018  00:00
End date
23/03/2018 
Route affected

between Birmingham International / Llandudno Junction / Chester and Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Airport

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester and Chester each night from 23:25 on Monday until 05:35 on Friday morning.

The 21:04 Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly service will terminate at Chester. A replacement bus will run between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester will be diverted to run via Crewe. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly and Chester.

The 00:32 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will not run, a replacement bus will run calling at all stations.

The 03:36 Chester to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

The 05:33 Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction service will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.

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.