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Buses replace trains between Wigan Wallgate and Manchester Victoria / Bolton on Sunday 22 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 22 Sep 2024 to 22 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Southport and Blackburn, and between Wigan Northwestern and Stalybridge


Engineering work is taking place between Wigan Wallgate and Daisy Hill and between Hindley and Bolton, closing some lines.

Buses will be provided between Wigan Wallgate and Manchester Victoria via Atherton and between Wigan Wallgate and Bolton.

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.