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 some late night Transport for Wales services to / from Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 February

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

Between Birmingham International / Chester and Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place in the Manchester Piccadilly area, closing some lines after 23:25 each night.

As a result, the following Transport for Wales services will be amended:

  • The 21:04 service from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly will be replaced by a bus from Warrington Banck Quay to Manchester Piccadilly
  • The 00:32 service from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester will be replaced by a bus


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.