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 midweek Arriva Trains Wales service through Warrington Bank Quay from Monday 8 until Friday 12 October

Start date
08/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Arriva Trains Wales between Birmingham International / Chester and Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester and Chester, closing all lines from 23:50 each night.

Monday to Thursday

The 21:04 Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly service will terminate at Warrington Bank Quay. A bus will be provided to run between Warrington Bank Quay and Manchester Piccadilly.

Tuesday to Friday

The 00:32 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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


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.