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 Northern services in the Stockport area from Monday 3 to Thursday 6 September

Start date
03/09/2018  00:00
End date
06/09/2018 
Route affected

Northern between Sheffield and Manchester Piccadilly

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Wilmslow and Manchester Piccadilly (via Stockport), closing some lines.

As a result, the following trains will be affected:

Monday to Thursday:

  • 22:59 Buxton to Manchester Piccadilly service will start at 22:52, and will run earlier than normal throughout. A replacement bus will run from Buxton to Manchester Piccadilly, departing Buxton at 22:59.
  • 23:12 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Heaton Chapel or Levenshulme. A replacement bus will run from Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly to serve these stations.
  • 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield service will terminate at Stockport. A replacement bus will run from Stockport to Macclesfield.
  • 23:24 Manchester Piccadilly to Hazel Grove service will terminate at Stockport. A replacement bus will run from Stockport to Hazel Grove.
  • 23:27 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted, and will not call at Stockport. A replacement bus will run from Chinley to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Stockport.
  • 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe, setting down only from Wilmslow.

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

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.