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Buses replace late night / early morning trains to / from Colne from Monday 22 to Friday 26 April 

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Engineering work details

Starts 22 Apr 2024 to 26 Apr 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Preston and Colne


Engineering work is taking place in the Blackburn area, closing some lines.

The following alterations will be in place:

Monday 22 to Thursday 25 April:

The 22:38 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Blackburn. A replacement bus will operate from Blackburn to Colne.

Tuesday 23 to Friday 26 April:

The 05:52 Colne to Preston service will start at Rose Grove. A replacement bus will operate from Colne to Rose Grove at 05:30, to connect with the train at Rose Grove.

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.