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 midweek Northern service from Monday 24 to Friday 28 June

Start date
24/06/2019  00:00
End date
28/06/2019 
Route affected

Various Northern routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight at various locations on the Northern network, closing various lines.

Monday to Wednesday

  • The 22:18 Southport to Manchester Victoria service will not call at Ince, Hindley, Daisy Hill, Hag Fold, Atherton, Walkden, Moorside and Swinton. A bus will be provided from Wigan Wallgate to Manchester Victoria to serve these stations.
  • The 22:19 Blackburn to Wigan Wallgate will not call at Salford Central, Salford Crescent, Swinton, Moorside, Walkden, Atherton, Hag Fold, Daisy Hill, Hindley and Ince. A bus will be provided from Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate.
  • The 22:31 Stalybridge to Wigan North Western service will terminate at Bolton. A bus will be provided from Bolton to Wigan North Western.
  • The 22:50 Wigan North Western to Stalybridge service will terminate at Manchester Victoria. A bus will be provided from Manchester Victoria to Stalybridge.
  • The 23:03 Stalybridge to Wigan North Western service will terminate at Bolton. A bus will be provided from Bolton to Wigan North Western.

 

Monday to Thursday

  • The 22:17 York to Blackburn service will terminate at Leeds. A bus will be provided from Leeds to Blackburn.
  • The 22:18 Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Huyton. A bus will be provided from Huyton to Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 22:34 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Huyton. A bus will be provided from Huyton to Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 22:57 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Blackburn. A bus will be provided from Blackburn to Colne.
  • The 23:04 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn service will terminate at Todmorden. A bus will be provided from Todmorden To Blackburn.
  • The 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will start from Huyton. A bus will be provided from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria, stopping to set down only from Huyton.
  • The 23:41 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be bus replaced throughout. One bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly Chester, stopping to set down only from Knutsford; a second bus will be provided from Knutsford to Chester.

Tuesday to Thursday

  • The 06:03 Stalybridge to Manchester Victoria service will be bus replaced throughout.
  • The 22:01 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will depart Stockport at 2322 and call additionally at Levenshulme and Heaton Chapel, arriving Manchester Piccadilly at 2335.
  • The 22:52 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be bus replaced throughout. One bus will run from Chester to Manchester Piccadilly, stopping to set down only from Knutsford; a second bus will be provided from Knutsford to Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 22:59 Buxton to Manchester Piccadilly service will terminate at Hazel Grove. A bus will be provided from Hazel Grove to Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 23:08 Hazel Grove to Manchester Piccadilly service will terminate at Stockport. Onward connections are available from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 23:12 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Heaton Chapel and Levenshulme. A bus will be provided from Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly to serve these stations.
  • The 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield service will terminate at Stockport. A bus will be provided from Stockport to Macclesfield.
  • The 23:24 Manchester Piccadilly to Hazel Grove service will terminate at Stockport. A bus will be provided from Stockport to Hazel Grove.
  • The 23:27 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Stockport. A bus will be provided from Chinley to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Stockport.
  • The 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe service will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe, stopping to set down only from Wilmslow.

Tuesday to Friday

  • The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will run via an alternative route to Deansgate.
  • The 05:05 Preston to Colne service will start from Blackburn at 05:39 and will call at Accrington and Burnley Central only. A bus will be provided from Preston to Colne.
  • The 05:22 Colne to Preston service will start from Blackburn. A bus will be provided from Colne to Blackburn, departing Colne at 04:37 to connect with the train at Blackburn.

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Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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