Future engineering work

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Amended evening / morning Northern services in the Manchester area from Monday 12 to Friday 16 August

Start date
12/08/2019  00:00
End date
16/08/2019 
Route affected

Northern between Crewe / Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly / Liverpool Lime Street / Blackpool North, and also between Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various points in the Manchester area, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:21 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 22:24 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 22:30 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 22:49 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted to run via an alternative route between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 23:13 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 23:28 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Hunts Cross. A replacement bus will run between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 23:47 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:21 Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly service will not run. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 00:44 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Manchester Airport. A replacement bus will run from Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly via Manchester Airport.
  • The 03:33 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 03:46 Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport service will not run. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.
  • The 04:46 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 05:06 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Airport and Manchester Piccadilly.

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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.