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 trains between Southport and Wigan Wallgate on Sunday 27 January

Start date
27/01/2019  00:00
End date
27/01/2019 
Route affected
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Between Southport and Blackburn / Manchester Victoria

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Meols Cop and Parbold, closing all lines.

As a result, buses will replace trains between Southport and Wigan Wallgate.

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.