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 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service from Tuesday 17 to Friday 20 April

Start date
17/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Congleton and Cheadle Hulme, closing some lines.

The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted via Crewe, not calling at Macclesfield. Rail replacement transport will operate from Stoke-on-Trent to Crewe.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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


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.