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 midweek Northern service from Monday 29 July to Thursday 1 August

Start date
29/07/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Wilmslow / Preston / Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime Street

TOC(s) affected

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

  • The 22:34 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 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will be bus replaced throughout.

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.