Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport from Monday 23 to Friday 27 September

Start date
23/09/2019  00:00
End date
27/09/2019 
Route affected

TransPennine Express between Manchester Airport and Hull / York / Middlesbrough / Newcastle / Edinburgh

 
TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Heald Green and Manchester Airport overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 20:11 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport.
  • The 20:55 Middlesbrough to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport.
  • The 22:40 Hull to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted to terminate at Manchester Victoria.
  • The 22:00 Newcastle to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport.

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday:

  • The 22:13 Edinburgh to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport. 

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:38 Manchester Airport to York service will start from Manchester Victoria at 01:12. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Airport at 00:15 to Manchester Victoria, calling at Manchester Piccadilly and connecting with the train at Manchester Victoria.
  • The 01:38 York to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement bus running from Manchester Piccadilly at 03:55 to Manchester Airport.
  • The 04:22 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Airport at 03:55 to Manchester Piccadilly to connect with this train.
  • The 05:03 Manchester Airport to Newcastle service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A replacement bus will run from Manchester Airport at 04:34 to Manchester Piccadilly to connect with this train.

Check before you travel:

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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.