Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning Northern services to and from Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 6 to Friday 10 May

Start date
06/05/2019  00:00
End date
10/05/2019 
Route affected

Between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Victoria / Manchester Piccadilly / Preston

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Newton-le-Willows, closing some lines.

The following amendments will apply:

Monday to Thursday:

  • 22:24 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will be replaced by a bus between Preston and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • 22:35 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street will be replaced by a bus between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston will not call at Prescot, Eccleston Park, Thatto Heath, Garswood and Bryn. A bus will operate between Huyton and Preston to serve these stations.
  • 23:13 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport will be replaced by a bus between Preston and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria will be replaced by a bus.
  • 23:46 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will be replaced by a bus between Manchester Piccadilly and Blackpool North.

Tuesday to Friday

  • 03:33 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will be replaced by a bus between Blackpool North and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • 05:28 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street service will run between Manchester Piccadilly 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.