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 Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport / Wilmslow on Sunday 1 March

Start date
01/03/2020  00:00
End date
02/03/2020 
Route affected
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Northern between Barrow-in-Furness / Blackpool North / Liverpool Lime Street / Windermere and Manchester Airport and between Liverpool Lime Street and Wilmslow

TransPennine Express between Cleethorpes / Glasgow Central / Middlesbrough / Newcastle / Redcar Central / Scarborough / Sheffield and Manchester Airport

 
TOC(s) affected
NorthernTransPennine Express
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Heald Green and Manchester Airport, closing all lines.

Northern

The following alterations will be in place:

Liverpool Lime Street – Manchester Airport via Warrington Central: Trains will start / terminate at Manchester Oxford Road.

Blackpool North – Manchester Airport: Trains will start / terminate at Manchester Oxford Road.

Liverpool Lime Street – Manchester Airport / Wilmslow via Earlestown: Trains will start / terminate at Manchester Oxford Road.

Windermere / Barrow-in-Furness – Manchester Airport: Trains will start / terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

Buses will be provided between Manchester Oxford Road / Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport / Wilmslow.

TransPennine Express

Sunday

Coaches will replace all trains between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

Coaches at Manchester Airport depart from stands L & M in the bus station which is adjacent to the railway station.

Coaches at Manchester Piccadilly depart from outside the main station entrance. Journey time between the stations is approximately 25 minutes.

Monday

The 00:38 Manchester Airport to York and 04:22 Manchester Airport to Edinburgh services will start from Manchester Piccadilly. Replacement coaches will run from Manchester Airport at 00:33 and 04:01 to Manchester Piccadilly to connect with these trains.

The 00:08 Newcastle to Manchester Airport will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly with a replacement coach provided forward to Manchester Airport.

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.