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Last updated:Today at 22:34
Train companies affected:CrossCountry, Greater Anglia, Stansted Express

Amended evening trains in the Blackburn / Hebden Bridge area from Monday 3 to Friday 7 June 

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Engineering work details

Starts 03 Jun 2024 to 07 Jun 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Blackpool North / Blackburn and Leeds, and between Manchester Victoria / Clitheroe and Blackburn


Engineering work is taking place between Blackburn and Todmorden / Hebden Bridge, closing various lines overnight.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 20:19 Blackpool North to Leeds service will terminate at Bradford Interchange. Change here for onward train services.

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

  • The 22:38 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Blackburn. A replacement bus will run between Blackburn and Colne.

  • The 22:58 Leeds to Blackburn service will not run. From Leeds, you can travel on the 22:42 Leeds to Manchester Victoria service, then change at Hebden Bridge for a replacement bus to Blackburn. A replacement bus will also run from Halifax to Blackburn, connecting from the 23:27 Leeds to Halifax service.

  • The 23:03 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn via Todmorden service will not run. You should use the 23:23 Manchester Victoria to Leeds service, then change at Todmorden for a replacement bus between Todmorden and Blackburn.

  • The 23:42 Clitheroe to Blackburn service will be replaced by a bus.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 05:52 Colne to Preston service will start from Rose Grove. An earlier replacement bus will run from Colne to Rose Grove, connecting with the train.

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.