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 TransPennine Express services from Monday 16 to Friday 20 September

Start date
16/09/2019  00:00
End date
20/09/2019 
Route affected

TransPennine Express between Newcastle / Middlesbrough / Scarborough / York and Manchester Victoria / Manchester Airport / Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Stalybridge and Manchester Victoria, and also around Liverpool Lime Street, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:00 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 21:46 Scarborough to Manchester Victoria service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 22:00 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will not call at Manchester Victoria.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 05:03 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will be diverted, not calling at Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria. The train will depart Manchester Piccadilly 5 minutes later than usual, at 05:22.
  • The 05:05 York to Manchester Airport service will not call at Manchester Victoria or Manchester Oxford Road.
  • The 05:20 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will depart earlier at 04:57, and will be diverted to run on an alternative route, not calling at Lea Green, Newton-le-Willows or Manchester Victoria. The train will additionally call at Manchester Piccadilly at 05:40, and Stalybridge at 06:03.
  • The 05:48 Manchester Airport to Middlesbrough service will be diverted, not calling at Manchester Oxford Road or Manchester Victoria. The train will depart Manchester Piccadilly 8 minutes later than usual at 06:13.

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.