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 evening trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester from Monday 18 to Thursday 21 February

Start date
18/02/2019  00:00
End date
21/02/2019 
Route affected

Northern between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various places between Stockport and Chester, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:40 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be replaced by two buses. One will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester, setting down for customers at Knutsford only. A second bus will run between Knutsford and Chester.
  • The 22:46 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by two buses. One will run from Chester to Manchester Piccadilly, setting down for customers at Knutsford only. A second bus will run from Knutsford to Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 23:41 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be replaced by two buses. One will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester, setting down for customers at Knutsford only.

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.