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 overnight trains between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge from Monday 26 to Friday 30 November

Start date
26/11/2018  00:00
End date
30/11/2018 
Route affected

Northern between Wigan North Western / Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:50 Wigan North Western to Stalybridge service will terminate at Manchester Victoria. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 06:03 Stalybridge to Manchester Victoria service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 06:26 Manchester Victoria to Stalybridge service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 06:30 Stalybridge to Wigan North Western service will start from Manchester Victoria. A replacement bus will run between Stalybridge and Manchester Victoria.
  • The 07:00 Stalybridge  to Manchester Victoria 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

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.