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Buses replace trains between Helsby and Ellesmere Port on Saturday 27 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 27 Jan 2024 to 27 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Liverpool Lime Street / Helsby and Ellesmere Port


Engineering work is taking place between Helsby and Ellesmere Port, closing all lines. ​​​​​​​

Buses will replace trains between Helsby and Ellesmere Port.

Please note: no trains run on this route on Sunday, and no buses will run either.

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.