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Amended evening TransPennine Express services to / from Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 29 July to Thursday 1 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 29 Jul 2024 to 01 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

TransPennine Express between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Airport


Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street, closing various lines on Monday to Thursday evenings.

As a result, the following trains will not call at Urmston, Irlam, Birchwood, Warrington Central or Liverpool South Parkway:

  • The 22:54 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street.

  • The 23:19 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport.

Replacement buses will run between Manchester and Liverpool, serving Urmston, Irlam, Birchwood, Warrington Central or Liverpool South Parkway.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.