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 trains between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 June

Start date
16/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and York / Newcastle

TOC(s) affected
NorthernTransPennine Express

Engineering work is taking place on Saturday and Sunday between Manchester Victoria and Ashton-under-Lyne, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge.

Additionally TransPennine Express trains are diverted between Manchester Victoria  and Huddersfield via Rochdale (not calling) and will not call at Stalybridge.

Customers for Stalybridge should use replacement buses between Manchester Piccadilly and 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.