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 Virgin Trains services in the Warrington Bank Quay area on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 August

Start date
17/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Euston and Preston 

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place in the Warrington Bank Quay area closing some lines.


The 20:31 London Euston to Preston is diverted after Crewe and will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.  A replacement bus will run from Crewe to Preston calling at Warrington Bank Quay and Wigan North Western.


The 09:00 Preston to London Euston service will start from Crewe at 09:43. One replacement bus will run from Preston at 07:10, calling at Wigan North Western and Warrington Bank Quay and connecting with this train. Another bus will run from Preston at 08:05, calling at Crewe only and also connecting with this train.

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.