Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 22/01/2019 23:37. Update now

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 05:05 Preston to Colne service from Tuesday 26 to Friday 29 June

Start date
26/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Preston and Colne

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place until 05:40 each morning between Preston and Blackburn , closing some lines.

The 05:05 Preston to Colne will start from Blackburn. A bus will be provided from Preston to Blackburn, departing Preston at 04:45 to connect with the train at Blackburn.

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.