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 evening Transport for Wales services between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 28 to Thursday 31 January

Start date
28/01/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Shrewsbury and Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly, closing some lines overnight.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 20:17 Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly service will terminate at Crewe. A replacement bus will run between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 22:36 Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury service will be diverted to run via Stoke. A replacement bus will run between Stockport and Crewe.

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.