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Buses replace trains between Southport and Wigan Wallgate from Monday 18 to Friday 22 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 18 Mar 2024 to 22 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Southport and Manchester Oxford Road / Stalybridge


Engineering work is taking place between Meols Cop and Gathurst, closing all lines.

Buses replace trains between Southport and Wigan Wallgate.

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.