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Buses replace trains between Millom and Whitehaven on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June 

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Engineering work details

Starts 08 Jun 2024 to 09 Jun 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Barrow-in-Furness and Carlisle


Engineering work is taking place between Bootle and St Bees, closing most lines.

For most of the weekend, buses will replace trains between Millom and Whitehaven.

Until 12:00, a limited train service will operate between Sellafield and Carlisle.

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.