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 midweek late night Northern services from Monday 25 to Thursday 28 March

Start date
25/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Northern routes through Manchester Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in and around Manchester Victoria each night, closing various lines.

  • The 22:35 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Oxford Road. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime Street.

  • The 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston service will not call at Prescot, Eccleston Park, Thatto Heath, Garswood and Bryn. A bus will be provided from Huyton to Preston to serve these stations.

  • The 23:25 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria (via Todmorden) will be replaced by a bus.

  • The 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria will be replaced by a bus.

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.