Future engineering work

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Buses replace morning trains to / from Barrow-in-Furness before 10:40 on Sunday 16 February

Start date
16/02/2020  00:00
End date
16/02/2020 
Route affected
Download map of route afected Northern between Preston / Carnforth and Barrow-in-Furness / Carlisle, and also between Barrow-in-Furness and Millom / Maryport / Carlisle 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at Barrow-in-Furness station before 10:40, closing all lines to / from the station.

As a result:

  • The 09:05 Barrow-in-Furness to Carnforth service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 09:05 Barrow-in-Furness to Millom service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 09:17 Maryport to Barrow-in-Furness service will terminate at Sellafield. A replacement bus will run from Sellafield to Barrow-in-Furness.
  • The 09:47 Barrow-in-Furness to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston. A replacement bus will run from Barrow-in-Furness at 07:57 to Preston to connect with this train.
  • The 09:50 Millom to Barrow-in-Furness service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 09:50 Barrow-in-Furness to Carlisle service will start from Sellafield. A replacement bus will run from Barrow-in-Furness to Sellafield, departing Barrow-in-Furness at 08:21 to connect with the train at Sellafield.
  • The 10:20 Carnforth to Carlisle service will start from Barrow-in-Furness at 10:47. A replacement bus will run from Carnforth to Barrow-in-Furness, departing Carnforth at 09:02 to connect with the train.

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.