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Amended 23:20 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria service from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 11 Dec 2023 to 14 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Blackburn and Manchester Victoria


Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Smithy Bridge, closing various lines overnight. ​​​​​​​

The 23:20 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria (via Todmorden) service will be bus replaced throughout.

Check before you travel: 

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice: 

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.