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 Crewe and Kidsgrove on Sunday 24 February

Start date
24/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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East Midlands Trains between Crewe and Derby

London Northwestern Railway between Crewe and London Euston

TOC(s) affected
East Midlands TrainsLondon Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Kidsgrove, closing some lines.

East Midlands Trains

Trains which normally run between Crewe and Derby will run between Alsager and Derby, not calling at Crewe. A replacement bus will run between Crewe and Alsager.

London Northwestern Railway

Trains between Crewe and Northampton / London Euston will depart Crewe up to 27 minutes late, and arrive at Crewe up to 27 minutes early.

Trains between Crewe and Northampton / London Euston will be diverted between Crewe and Stafford and not call at Alsager, Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent and Stone.

Rail replacement buses will operate between Crewe and Stafford, calling at all 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.