Future engineering work

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Amended midweek TransPennine Express services from Monday 18 to Friday 22 February

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

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street / Manchester Airport and York / Scarborough / Middlesbrough / Newcastle

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various points on the TransPennine Express network, closing some lines overnight.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:00 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 21:46 Scarborough to Manchester Victoria service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 22:00 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will be diverted and will no longer call at Manchester Victoria.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 03:50 York to Manchester Airport service will be diverted, and will not call at Manchester Victoria or Manchester Oxford Road. This train will depart Manchester Piccadilly 6 minutes earlier than usual at 05:42.
  • The 04:22 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will depart Manchester Piccadilly later, at 04:46.
  • The 05:03 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will depart Manchester Piccadilly later, at 05:23. This train will be diverted, and will not call at Manchester Victoria.
  • The 05:05 York to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted, and will no longer call at Manchester Victoria or Manchester Oxford Road.
  • The 05:20 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will depart earlier than usual, at 05:07. This train will be diverted, and will not call at Lea Green, Newton-le-Willows or Manchester Victoria. The train will make additional stops at Manchester Piccadilly and Stalybridge.
  • The 05:48 Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough service will depart Manchester Piccadilly at 06:14, and will be diverted, not calling at Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria.

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.