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 late night / early morning services between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 8 to Thursday 11 April

Start date
08/04/2019  00:00
End date
11/04/2019 
Route affected

Northern between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly / Liverpool Lime Street / Preston / Blackpool North

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and Sheffield / York

 
TOC(s) affected
NorthernTransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Wilmslow and Manchester Piccadilly via Manchester Airport each night from 23:40, closing all lines.

Northern

The following alterations will be in place:

  • The 22:22 Preston to Manchester Airport will terminate at Manchester Oxford Road
  • The 22:24 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly
  • The 22:29 and 22:30 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly
  • The 23:13 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly
  • The 23:46 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North will start at Manchester Piccadilly
  • The 00:05 Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly will NOT run
  • The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly
  • The 03:46 Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport will NOT run
  • The 04:34 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North will start at Manchester Piccadilly

Additionally, the 00:44 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will NOT call at Manchester Airport. Replacement transport will operate between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly via Manchester Airport.

Replacement road transport will operate between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly.

TransPennine Express

Each night from approximately 23:00 to 05:00, buses will replace trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

Some services are diverted and will not call at Manchester Victoria or Manchester Oxford Road.

As a result of this engineering the following 2 trains are re-timed:-

  • The 02:42 Manchester Piccadilly to York will arrive 15 minutes later than normal.
  • The 03:50 York to Manchester Airport will be re-timed to depart Leeds 15 minutes later than normal.

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

Bicycles:

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.