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 late night Arriva Trains Wales service between Manchester Piccadilly and Crewe from Monday 2 and Thursday 5 July

Start date
02/07/2018  00:00
End date
05/07/2018 
Route affected

Between Manchester Piccadilly and Cardiff Central / Shrewsbury

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Crewe and Manchester, closing some lines.

As a result the following alterations will be in place:

The 20:17 Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly will terminate at Crewe. A replacement bus service will operate between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Wilmslow, Stockport and Manchester Piccadilly

The 22:35 Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury will be diverted, not calling at Wilmslow and Crewe. Customers travelling to these stations should use a replacement bus service from Stockport 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 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.