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 23:47 Huyton to Manchester Victoria service from Monday 16 until Thursday 19 July

Start date
16/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Huyton and Manchester Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the early hours each morning between Manchester Victoria / Deansgate and Newton-le-Willows, closing some lines.

The 23:47 Huyton to Manchester Victoria service will depart Huyton at 23:25 and run earlier throughout. A bus will be provided from Huyton to Manchester Victoria.

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 


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.