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 services between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 23 to Thursday 26 September

Start date
23/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Northern between Manchester Airport / Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Lime Street overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 22:49 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted to run on an alternative route between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 23:28 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Hunts Cross. A replacement bus will run between Hunts Cross and Liverpool Lime Street.

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.