Future engineering work

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Amended service to and from Liverpool Lime Street on Sunday 21 April

Start date
21/04/2019  00:00
End date
21/04/2019 
Route affected
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Routes to and from Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
East Midlands TrainsLondon Northwestern RailwayNorthernTransPennine ExpressVirgin Trains
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Edge Hill area, near Liverpool, closing all lines.

East Midlands Trains:

Trains between Norwich / Nottingham and Liverpool Lime Street will be diverted. As a result, trains will be unable to call at Warrington Central, Widnes and Liverpool South Parkway. The diverted trains will call additionally at Newton-le-Willows where customers can use replacement buses to and from Warrington Central and Widnes.

London Northwestern Railway:

Trains between Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Liverpool Lime Street will run between Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Liverpool South Parkway only. Customers can use Merseyrail services between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Lime Street.

Northern:

Trains between Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street will be revised to start / terminate at Hunts Cross.

Replacement road transport will operate between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Lime Street.

Trains between Manchester Airport and Liverpool Lime Street will be revised to start / terminate at Liverpool South Parkway.

Customers are advised to use Merseyrail services between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Central.

TransPennine Express:

TransPennine Express services are amended as a result of engineering work in the Manchester area. An hourly service will run between Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street, calling at Newton-le-Willows and Lea Green.

Virgin Trains:

Trains between London Euston and Liverpool Lime Street are diverted between Crewe and Liverpool Lime Street via but not calling at Stockport. Replacement buses will run between Crewe and Runcorn and between Runcorn and Liverpool Lime Street. 

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.