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 05:05 Preston to Colne service from Tuesday 16 to Friday 19 April

Start date
16/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Preston to Colne

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Preston and Blackburn, closing some lines.

As a result, the 05:05 Preston to Colne service will start from Blackburn.

A bus will be provided from Preston to Blackburn, departing Preston at 04:45 to connect with the train at Blackburn.

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.