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 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston service from Monday 29 October until Thursday 1 November

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

Liverpool Lime Street to Preston

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Wigan North Western and Preston, closing some lines.

Each night the 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston service will not call at Euxton Balshaw Lane. A replacement bus will run from Wigan North Western to Preston, calling at Euxton Balshaw Lane.

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.