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 some overnight trains between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 29 October until Thursday 1 November

Start date
29/10/2018  00:00
End date
01/11/2018 
Route affected

between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Trafford Park and Warrington Central, closing some lines.

The 23:29 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street and the 23:38 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly will be replaced by buses.

From Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street, 2 buses will run. One calling at all stations and one bus calling at Warrington Central only.

From Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Oxford Road, 2 buses will run. One calling at all stations and one bus calling at Warrington Central only.

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.