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 late night trains between Manchester Piccadilly / Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 August

Start date
06/08/2018  00:00
End date
09/08/2018 
Route affected

Northern between Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Trafford Park and Glazebrook nightly from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

As a result, the 23:29 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street will be replaced by two buses. A fast bus will run between Manchester Oxford Road, Warrington Central and Liverpool Lime Street, another bus will run between Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street, calling at all booked stations.

The 23:38 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by two buses. A fast bus will run from Liverpool Lime Street to Warrington Central and Manchester Piccadilly. A second bus will run between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Piccadilly, calling at all stations.

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.