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 service between Warrington Bank Quay and Chester from 22:00 on Saturday 17 August

Start date
17/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Warrington Bank Quay and Chester from 22:00, closing some lines.

As a result of this, the following trains will be diverted via Altrincham:

  • 21:51 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester
  • 21:53 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly
  • 22:12 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester
  • 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester

Replacement road transport will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester in both directions, calling at Newton-le-Willows, Earlestown, Warrington Bank Quay, Runcorn East, Frodsham and Helsby.

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.