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 evening / morning TransPennine Express services in the Manchester area from Monday 29 July to Friday 2 August

Start date
29/07/2019  00:00
End date
02/08/2019 
Route affected

TransPennine Express between York / Newcastle and Manchester Airport / Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:00 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 22:00 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will not call at Manchester Victoria.
  • The 23:19 Manchester Airport to York service will not call at Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria. This train will depart Manchester Piccadilly and Leeds later than usual.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 02:42 Manchester Piccadilly to York service will depart Manchester Piccadilly later than usual at 02:57.
  • The 03:50 York to Manchester Airport service will not call at Manchester Victoria or Manchester Oxford Road.
  • The 05:03 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will not call at Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria, and will depart Manchester Piccadilly 5 minutes later than usual.

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.