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 trains between Crewe and Cheadle Hulme from Monday 26 to Thursday 29 August

Start date
26/08/2019  00:00
End date
29/08/2019 
Route affected

CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Manchester Piccadilly

Northern between Crewe / Alderley Edge and Manchester Piccadilly

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Shrewsbury and Manchester Piccadilly

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryNorthernTransport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Cheadle Hulme, closing all lines from 22:50 each night until 05:15 the following morning.

CrossCountry

The 22:30 Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted and arrive at Manchester Piccadilly earlier than usual.

Northern

The following services will be amended:

  • 22:01 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe will terminate at Alderley Edge. A bus will run from Alderley Edge to Crewe.
  • 23:01 Manchester Piccadilly to Alderley Edge will terminate at Stockport. A bus will run from Stockport to Alderley Edge.
  • 23:12 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly will start from Stockport. A bus will run from Crewe (departing at 23:12) to Manchester Piccadilly.
  • 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe will terminate at Stockport. A bus will run from Stockport to Crewe. 00:44 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly will start from Manchester Airport. A bus will run from Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Manchester Airport.

Transport for Wales

The 20:17 Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly service will terminate at Crewe and the 22:35 Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury service will be diverted via Stoke. Replacement road transport will run between Crewe and Stockport.

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