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Last updated:Today at 22:34
Train companies affected:CrossCountry, Greater Anglia, Stansted Express

Buses replace late night trains between Manchester and Warrington Central / Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 6 to Friday 10 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 06 May 2024 to 09 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Oxford Road and Warrington Central and Liverpool Lime Street


Engineering work is taking place between Warrington Central / Hunts Cross and Edge Hill, closing various lines.

Monday only:

The 22:47 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

Monday to Thursday:

The following trains will be bus replaced throughout:

  • The 22:36 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly service.

  • The 22:49 Warrington Central to Manchester Oxford Road service.

  • The 23:28 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service.

Tuesday to Thursday:

The 22:47 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service will be amended to start from Warrington Central at 23:14. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street.

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.