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 late night / early morning TransPennine Express service to and from Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 24 until Friday 28 June

Start date
24/06/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

TransPennine Express between Newcastle and Liverpool Lime Street

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

Overnight engineering work is taking place in the Liverpool Lime Street area closing some lines.

As a result, TransPennine express have amended their service as follows:

Monday to Thursday

The 21:00 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will be provided at Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Newton-le-Willows , Lea Green and Liverpool Lime Street.

Tuesday to Friday

The 05:20 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will depart earlier than usual at 04:57. This train will then be diverted and will not call at Lea Green, Newton-le-Willows or Manchester Victoria but will call additionally at Manchester Piccadilly and Stalybridge.

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.