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 late night Northern trains from Monday 12 to Thursday 15 November

Start date
12/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Northern routes

TOC(s) affected

Each night between 23;00 and 05:00, engineering work is taking place at various location on the Northern network closing various lines.

The following alterations will apply:

  • 22:50 Wigan north western to Stalybridge is replaced by a bus between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge.
  • 22:47 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly is diverted between Chinley and Manchester Piccadilly and will not call at stations via Romiley. A replacement bus will run between Chinley and Manchester Piccadilly call at all stations via Romiley.
  • 23:15 New Mills Central to Manchester Piccadilly is replaced by a bus throughout.
  • 23:27 Manchester Piccadilly to Glossop is replaced by a bus throughout. An additional bus will run between Godley and Hadfield calling at all stations.


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.