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Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, London Northwestern Railway

Amended late night service between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 15 Jul 2024 to 18 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester


Engineering work is taking place between Stockport and Plumley / Chester, and between Manchester Piccadilly and Wilmslow, closing some lines.

Monday - Thursday

The 22:10 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will run as normally advertised to Altrincham, then call only at Knutsford, Northwich and Greenbank. A bus will be provided from Altrincham to Chester, calling at all stations normally served by the train.

The 22:52 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be bus replaced throughout.

The 23:13 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be bus replaced 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.