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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Blackburn and Clitheroe from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 04 Dec 2023 to 07 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Blackburn / Rochdale and Clitheroe


Overnight engineering work is taking place between Blackburn and Hellifield, closing all lines from Monday night to Friday morning.

As a result of this, the following services will be amended:

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