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Last updated:Today at 16:32
Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, ScotRail, TransPennine Express

Buses replace late night trains between Blackburn and Clitheroe from Monday 1 to Thursday 4 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 01 Jul 2024 to 04 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

21:52 Rochdale to Clitheroe

23:42 Clitheroe to Blackburn


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Blackburn and Hellifield, closing all lines.
As a result the following amendments will apply:

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

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