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Last updated:Today at 09:26
Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, c2c, Gatwick Express, Great Northern, Great Western Railway, Hull Trains, London Northwestern Railway, Lumo, Merseyrail, Northern, Southern, Thameslink, Transport for Wales, TransPennine Express, West Midlands Railway

Amended early morning Northern service to / from Manchester Airport on Sunday 29 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 29 Sep 2024 to 29 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Manchester Airport and Blackpool North / Liverpool Lime Street / Manchester Piccadilly


Engineering work is taking place between Heald Green and Manchester Airport, closing some lines.

The 07:35 Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport service will be bus replaced throughout.

The 07:36 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A bus will be provided from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly, departing Manchester Airport at 07:03 to connect with the train at Manchester Piccadilly.

The 08:00 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. You should use the next available service between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly.

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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.