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.

Buses replace trains between Rochdale and Burnley / Hebden Bridge on Sunday 20 October

Start date
20/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Northern between Southport and Blackburn, and also between Manchester Victoria and Leeds

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Rochdale and Hebden Bridge, closing all lines.

Services between Manchester Victoria and Leeds will run between Manchester Victoria and Rochdale, and also between Hebden Bridge and Leeds.

Services between Southport and Blackburn via Todmorden will run between Southport and Rochdale only.

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Rochdale and Hebden Bridge.
  • Rochdale and Burnley Central via Burnley Manchester Road.

Customers travelling towards Blackburn should change at Burnley Central for train services towards Blackburn.

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.