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Last updated:Today at 16:32
Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, ScotRail, TransPennine Express

Amended late night service to / from Blackburn From Monday 8 to Thursday 11 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 08 Jul 2024 to 11 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn


Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Smithy Bridge, closing some lines.

The 23:03 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn service will start from Rose Grove. You should travel on the 23:23 Manchester Victoria to Leeds service to Todmorden, from where a bus will be provided to Blackburn.

The 23:20 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria service will terminate at Rose Grove. A bus will be provided from Rose Grove to Manchester Victoria.

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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.