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.

Buses replace trains between Wigan North Western and Preston from 21:50 Saturday 9 to 09:00 Sunday 10 March

Start date
09/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Liverpool Lime Street and Blackpool North

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Wigan North Western and Preston closing 2 out of 4 lines.

Buses will replace trains between Wigan North Western and Preston.

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.