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Buses replace trains between Uttoxeter and Crewe on Sunday 1 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 01 Sep 2024 to 01 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Derby and Crewe


Engineering work is taking place between Uttoxeter and Crewe, closing some lines.

As a result, train services will run to an amended timetable between Derby and Crewe.

Trains will depart Derby at their scheduled times, and run to Uttoxeter where connecting bus replacement services to Crewe will be available. Buses will call at Uttoxeter, Blythe Bridge, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Kidsgrove, Alsager and Crewe.

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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.