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 late night / early morning service between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Oxford Road via Hunts Cross from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 April

Start date
15/04/2019  00:00
End date
18/04/2019 
Route affected

East Midlands Trains between Liverpool Lime Street and Norwich / Nottingham

Northern between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Airport / Manchester Oxford Road / Manchester Piccadilly

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands TrainsNorthern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Warrington Central and Trafford Park, and also between Edge Hill and Warrington Central.

As a result, the following alterations apply:

East Midlands Trains

The first train from Nottingham to Liverpool Lime Street will depart earlier at 05:12.

The first train from Liverpool Lime Street will start from Warrington Central and will not call at Liverpool South Parkway or Widnes. Customers should travel with other train operating companies between Liverpool and Warrington.

Northern

The following trains will be affected by this engineering work:

  • 22:50 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime Street
  • 23:29 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street will be replaced by a bus throughout. Two buses will be provided, one running fast from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street and the other calling at all intermediate stations
  • 23:38 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly will be replaced by a bus throughout. Two buses will be provided, one running fast from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly and the other calling at all intermediate stations

 

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.