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Amended late night / early morning services between Wigan North Western and Preston on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 February 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Feb 2024 to 25 Feb 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Liverpool Lime Street and Preston / Blackpool North


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Wigan and Preston, closing some lines.


  • 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston service will terminate at Wigan North Western. A rail replacement bus service will run between Wigan North Western and Preston.


  • The first Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street service of the day will depart at 08:36.

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.