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 overnight services in the Rose Grove / Burnley area from Tuesday 4 to Friday 7 September

Start date
04/09/2018  00:00
End date
07/09/2018 
Route affected

Northern between Preston and Colne

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Burnley and Colne, and also between Blackburn and Burnley, closing lines overnight from Tuesday evening until Friday morning.

Tuesday to Thursday:

The 22:47 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Rose Grove. A replacement bus will run from Rose Grove to Colne.

The 05:05 Preston to Colne service will start from Blackburn, and terminate at Burnley Central. A replacement bus will run from Preston to Blackburn, and also from Burnley Central and Colne.

The 05:23 Colne to Preston service will start from Blackburn. A bus will run from Colne to Blackburn, departing Colne at 04:37 in order to connect with the train at Blackburn

The 06:11 Colne to Preston service will start from Burnley Central. A replacement bus will run from Colne to Burnley Central, departing Colne at 05:53 in order to connect with this train.

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.