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 evening / morning services in the Liverpool Lime Street area from Monday 18 to Friday 22 February

Start date
18/02/2019  00:00
End date
22/02/2019 
Route affected

Northern between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Airport / Wilmslow, and also between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Victoria / Blackpool North

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Liverpool Lime Street and Broad Green, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:18 Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted, and will not call at Bryn, Garswood, Thatto Heath, Eccleston Park, Prescot, Roby, Broad Green, Wavertree Technology Park and Edge Hill. A replacement bus will run between Wigan North Western and Liverpool Lime Street to serve these stations.
  • The 22:35 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Oxford Road. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will depart at 03:28, and will run on an alternative route to Deansgate.

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.