Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains in the Blackburn area on Sunday 10 November

Start date
10/11/2019  00:00
End date
10/11/2019 
Route affected
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Trains between Blackpool North and Colne / Leeds and between Southport / Manchester Victoria and Blackburn via Todmorden and between Manchester Victoria and Clitheroe and between Blackpool North / Preston and Hellifield

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Blackburn area, closing various lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will be in place:

  • Trains between Leeds and Blackpool North will be revised to terminate / start at Hebden Bridge
  • Trains between Southport / Manchester Victoria and Blackburn via Todmorden will be revised to terminate / start at Todmorden
  • Trains between Blackpool North and Colne will be revised to terminate / start at Preston
  • Trains to / from Hellifield via Clitheroe will not run
  • Trains between Manchester Victoria and Clitheroe will be revised to terminate / start at Blackburn

Replacement road transport will run on the following routes in both directions:

  • Between Preston and Hellifield
  • Between Blackburn and Clitheroe
  • Between Preston and Colne
  • Between Blackburn and Todmorden
  • Between Preston and Hebden Bridge

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.