Skip to main content
Last updated:Today at 07:22
Train companies affected:Elizabeth line, Great Western Railway

Amended late night / early morning service between Preston and Blackpool South / Blackpool North from Sunday 31 March to Friday 5 April 

See all service disruptions

Engineering work details

Starts 31 Mar 2024 to 05 Apr 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Northern between York / Liverpool Lime Street / Manchester Airport and Blackpool North and also between Preston and Blackpool South

Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Preston and Blackpool North, closing all lines.

Sunday

The 21:23 York to Blackpool North service will terminate at Blackburn. A bus will be provided from Blackburn to Blackpool North.

The 22:46 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will terminate at Preston. A bus will be provided from Preston to Blackpool North.

Monday

The 05:19 Blackpool North to York service will start from Preston.

The 05:00 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston.

A bus will be provided from Blackpool North to Preston, departing Blackpool North at 04:05 to connect with the trains at Preston.

Monday - Friday

The 05:29 Blackpool South to Preston service will start from Blackpool North. A bus will be provided from Blackpool South to Preston, departing Blackpool South at 04:59.

The 23:46 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will terminate at Preston. A bus will be provided from Preston to Blackpool North.

Check before you travel:

You can use 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.