Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended service between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly on Sunday 27 May

Start date
27/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly via Warrington Bank Quay, closing all lines.

Arriva Trains Wales services between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly will be diverted to run via Northwich, and will not call at stations between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly.

A replacement bus service will run between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly, calling at all booked stations.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.