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 until 10:30 between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Central on Sunday 9 September

Start date
09/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Merseyrail between Hunts Cross and Sandhills / Southport

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Central, closing all lines until 10:30.

Trains between Hunts Cross and Southport will run between Liverpool Central and Southport only. Replacement buses will run between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Central, calling at all booked stations.

Please note that the drop off / pick up location for buses at Liverpool Central is St Georges Hall, which is within walking distance of the station.

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.