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 evening trains in the Burnley / Colne area from Monday 26 to Friday 30 November

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

Northern between Preston and Colne

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

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

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

Monday to Thursday:

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

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 05:05 Preston to Colne service will start from Blackburn and terminate at Burnley Central. Replacement buses will run between Preston and Blackburn, and between Burnley Central and Colne.
  • The 05:23 Colne to Preston service will start from Blackburn. A replacement bus will run between Colne and Blackburn, departing Colne at 04:37 to connect with the train.
  • The 06:11 Colne to Preston service will start from Burnley Central. A replacement bus will run between Colne and Blackburn, departing Colne at 05:53 to connect with the train.

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.