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 service between Manchester Victoria and Salford Central on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 April

Start date
20/04/2019  00:00
End date
21/04/2019 
Route affected
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Between Manchester Victoria and Blackpool North / Wigan North Western / Wigan Wallgate / Southport / Blackburn / Clitheroe

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Salford Central, closing all lines.

As a result of this, the following amendments will be in place:

Saturday

Trains between Manchester Victoria and Wigan North Western will be revised to start / terminate at Salford Central, not calling at Manchester Victoria.

Replacement road transport will operate between Manchester Victoria and Salford Central.

Sunday

Trains between Manchester Victoria and Blackpool North and between Manchester Victoria and Wign / Southport via Atherton will start / terminate at Manchester Oxford Road. 

Trains between Manchester Victoria and Wigan via Bolton will be revised to start / terminate at Salford Central.

Trains between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn / Clitheroe via Bolton will start / terminate at Salford Central.

Replacement road transport will operate between Manchester Victoria and Salford Central.

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.