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 Stockport and Chester on Sunday 24 March

Start date
24/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Stockport and Plumley, closing all lines.

Northern services between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester will not run.

Buses will replace trains between Stockport and Chester, customers should use alternative services between Manchester Piccadilly and Stockport.

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.