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 evening services at Salford Crescent from Monday 21 until Thursday 24 May

Start date
21/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Blackburn / Stalybridge / Manchester Victoria and Wigan North Western / Southport

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Manchester Victoria and Salford Crescent between Monday evening and Friday morning.

As a result, the following services will not call at Salford Central:

The 22:18 Southport to Manchester Victoria

The 22:19 Blackburn to Wigan North Western

The 22:50 Wigan North Western to Stalybridge

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


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.