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 20:31 London Euston to Preston on Saturday 2 March

Start date
02/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

between London Euston and Preston

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Wigan North Western and Leyland, closing some lines.

As a result, the 20:31 London Euston to Preston service will be revised and will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

Customers wishing to travel towards Preston should use replacement road transport from Crewe to Preston, calling at Warrington Bank Quay and Wigan North Western.

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.