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Buses replace late night trains between Blackburn and Clitheroe from Monday 12 to Thursday 15 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 12 Aug 2024 to 15 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

21:52 Rochdale to Clitheroe

23:42 Clitheroe to Blackburn


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

As a result the following amendments will apply:

  • The 21:52 Rochdale to Clitheroe service will terminate at Blackburn. A bus will be provided from Blackburn to Clitheroe.

  • The 23:42 Clitheroe to Blackburn 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.