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 trains between Manchester and Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 28 October to Friday 1 November

Start date
28/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

TransPennine Express between Newcastle and Liverpool Lime Street

TOC(s) affected
TransPennine Express

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

Monday to Thursday:

The 21:00 Newcastle to Liverpool Lime Street service will be diverted via Manchester Piccadilly, not calling at Manchester Victoria, Newton-le-Willows and Lea Green.

Customers should use alternative transport for the above stations.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 05:20 Liverpool Lime Street to Newcastle service will depart earlier than usual, at 04:57. This train will be diverted, not calling at Lea Green, Newton-le-Willows or Manchester Victoria. This train will additionally call at Manchester Piccadilly at 05:40, and Stalybridge at 06:03.

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.