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 Piccadilly and Stockport until 16:45 on Sunday 26 August

Start date
26/08/2018  00:00
End date
26/08/2018 
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester / Shrewsbury / Cardiff Central / Carmarthen / Milford Haven

CrossCountry between Manchester Piccadilly and Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads / Reading / Southampton Central / Bournemouth / Paignton / Plymouth / Penzance

East Midlands Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich

Northern between Manchester Piccadilly and Hazel Grove / Buxton / Wilmslow / Alderley Edge / Knutsford / Chester / Stoke-on-Trent / Crewe / Sheffield

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and Sheffield

Virgin Trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Birmingham New Street / London Euston 

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains WalesCrossCountryEast Midlands TrainsNorthernTransPennine ExpressVirgin Trains
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport, closing lines until 16:45.

Arriva Trains Wales:

It is not yet known how Arriva Trains Wales will be affected by these engineering works.

CrossCountry:

Trains will be diverted between Manchester Piccadilly and Stafford, not calling at Stockport, Macclesfield or Stoke-on-Trent. Replacement buses will operate between Stafford and Stoke-on-Trent. Trains run by other operators will run between Stockport, Macclesfield and Stoke-on-Trent.

East Midlands Trains:

Trains will be diverted between Manchester Piccadilly and Sheffield, not calling at Stockport. Replacement buses will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport.

Northern:

It is not yet known how Northern will be affected by these engineering works.

TransPennine Express:

It is not yet known how TransPennine Express will be affected by these engineering works.

Virgin Trains:

It is not yet known how Virgin Trains will be affected by these engineering works.

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.