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 / early morning Northern services from Monday 11 to Friday 15 February

Start date
11/02/2019  00:00
End date
15/02/2019 
Route affected

Northern between

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Northern network, closing some lines.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:24 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Preston. Customers should use alternative services. An additional train will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 22:35 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 23:13 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Preston.
  • The 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston service will not call at Prescot, Eccleston Park, Thatto Heath, Garswood and Bryn. A replacement bus will run between Huyton and Preston to serve these stations.
  • The 23:25 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria (via Todmorden) will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 23:46 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Blackpool North.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 03:33 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Blackpool North to Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 05:28 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street service will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

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.