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 midweek Avanti West Coast service from Monday 9 to Thursday 12 December

Start date
09/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Euston and Manchester Piccadilly and

Wolverhampton and London Euston

TOC(s) affected
Virgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place each night between Rugby and Northampton and also in the Wilmslow area, closing some lines.

The 22:46 Wolverhampton to London Euston is diverted not calling at Northampton.  A rail replacement bus will be provided at Rugby for Long Buckby and Northampton passengers.

The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service, will be diverted via Crewe (calling additionally), Wilmslow and Styal to Manchester Piccadilly, not calling at Stoke-on-Trent, Macclesfield or Stockport. Customers for Stoke-on-Trent and Macclesfield, should change at Crewe for onward rail replacement transport. Customers for Stockport should remain onboard until Manchester Piccadilly and speak to station staff, where onward transport will be arranged.

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.