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Amended late night / early morning service to / from Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 19 August to Friday 23 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 19 Aug 2024 to 23 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between Liverpool Lime Street and Wilmslow / Preston / Manchester Airport / Manchester Victoria / Wigan North Western

TransPennine Express Between Edinburgh / Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime Street, and between Scarborough and Manchester Piccadilly

Description

Engineering work will be taking place between Manchester Victoria and Patricroft, closing some lines.

As a result, the following amenedments will be in place:

Northern:

Monday to Thursday

  • The 22:43 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Oxford Road. A bus will be provided from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street.

  • The 23:00 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will start from Manchester Oxford Road. A bus will be provided from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport.

  • The 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston service will be cancelled. A rail replacement bus will be provided throughout.

  • The 23:30 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will be cancelled. A rail replacement bus will be provided throughout.

Tuesday to Friday

  • The 05:30 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street service will start from Newton-le-Willows. You should use the next available service.

  • The 05:35 Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street service will not run. You should use the next available service.

TransPennine Express:

Monday - Thursday

  • 19:11 Edinburgh to Liverpool Lime Street will not call at Manchester Victoria, Newton-le-Willows or Lea Green but will additonally call at Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Oxford Road

  • 22:45 Scarborough to Manchester Piccadilly will not call at Manchester Victoria

  • 22:54 Liverpool Lime Street to Huddersfield will not call at Newton-le-Willows or Lea Green but will additonally call at Manchester Oxford Road

Tuesday - Friday

  • 00:18 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria will be diverted to 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, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.