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 trains at Salford Crescent from Monday 28 to Thursday 31 January

Start date
28/01/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Manchester Victoria and Southport, and also between Wigan Wallgate and Blackburn

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at Salford Crescent, closing some lines.

As a result the following trains will NOT call at Salford Crescent:

  • 22:18 Southport - Manchester Victoria
  • 22:19 Blackburn - 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


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.