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 / early morning service between Preston and Blackpool North / Blackpool South from Monday 26 August to Friday 30 August

Start date
26/08/2019  00:00
End date
30/08/2019 
Route affected

Between Manchester Airport / Liverpool Lime Street / Leeds and Blackpool North; also between Preston and Blackpool South

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Preston and Blackpool North / Blackpool South, closing all lines. The work takes place between 01:05 and 04:50 each morning between Tuesday 27 and Friday 30 August.

Monday to Thursday:

The 21:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Blackpool North service will terminate at Preston. A train connection from Preston to Blackpool North is available.

The 22:00 Leeds to Blackpool North service will terminate at Preston. A bus will run from Preston to Blackpool North.

The 23:46 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will terminate at Preston. A bus will run from Preston to Blackpool North.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 03:33 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston. A bus will run from Blackpool North to Preston.

The 04:46 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston. A bus will run from Blackpool North to Preston.

05:14 Blackpool South to Preston service will start from Blackpool North. A bus will run from Blackpool South to Preston.

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.