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 Hunts Cross and Sandhills on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 January

Start date
18/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Merseyrail between Hunts Cross and Southport / Ormskirk / Kirkby

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hunts Cross and Seaforth & Litherland / Aintree / Kirkby, closing all lines.


Buses replace trains between:

  • Hunts Cross and Seaforth & Litherland.
  • Liverpool Central and Walton.
  • Liverpool Central and Kirkby.


Buses replace trains between Hunts Cross / Liverpool Central and Sandhills.

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.