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 TransPennine Express service in the Manchester area on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 March

Start date
02/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

All TransPennine Express routes to / from Manchester Airport

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Engineering work at various points on the TransPennine Express network is taking place over the weekend.

Saturday: An hourly train service will run between Manchester Airport and Manchester Oxford Road, via Manchester Piccadilly.

Sunday: Trains between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly will run to a reduced frequency. Manchester Oxford Road will not be served by TransPennine Express services. Customers should use Metrolink services at their own cost, or use the free city centre Metroshuttle bus service.

If you're using TransPennine Express services to or from the Manchester area during the weekend, please note that your journey on the routes to or from Hull, Middlesbrough, York, Huddersfield, Leeds, Scarborough and Liverpool may also be affected by engineering work. Buses will be replacing trains on some of these routes, more details are available here.

Also, journeys during the weekend between the Manchester area and Sheffield will be affected by engineering work, more details can be found here.

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You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner