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 TransPennine Express services between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly from 23:50 on Saturday 13 until 08:00 on Sunday 14 January

Start date
13/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Manchester Airport and York / Newcastle

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly, closing some lines.

The following train services will be replaced by buses between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly:


21:55 Newcastle to Manchester Airport.


01:00, 04:25, 06:30, 07:30 Manchester Airport to York

Replacement coaches at Manchester Airport depart from Stands L&M in the bus station which is adjacent to the railway station and is clearly sign posted. Replacement bus services will leave earlier than the usual train service in order to be able to connect with the train at Manchester Piccadilly.

0218, 0348 & 0500 York to Manchester Airport

Replacement coaches at Manchester Piccadilly depart from the bus stands outside the main entrance to the station.

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.

Location Map:

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Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.