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 Preston / Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester from Monday 23 to Friday 27 April

Start date
23/04/2018  00:00
End date
27/04/2018 
Route affected

Between Preston and Manchester Airport and also between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Victoria

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Deansgate and Salford Crescent, closing all lines.

Preston - Manchester

Monday to Thursday:

The 21:29 Manchester Airport to Preston service will not run. Replacement buses will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston. Customers should use alternative services between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:10 Preston to Manchester Airport service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Preston to Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:30 Manchester Airport to Preston service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:02 Preston to Manchester Airport service will not run. A replacement bus will run between Preston and Manchester Piccadilly. Customers should use alternative services between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

Liverpool - Manchester

Monday to Thursday

The 23:09 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street and the 23:20 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria services will replaced by buses throughout.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

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.