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 late night / early morning trains between Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 16 to Thursday 19 March

Start date
16/03/2020  00:00
End date
19/03/2020 
Route affected

Northern between Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Trafford Park and Hunts Cross overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 23:28 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service will be replaced by buses throughout: One bus will run from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street, calling at Warrington Central only. A second bus will run from Manchester Oxford Road and Liverpool Lime Street, calling at all booked stations.
  • The 23:38 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by buses throughout. One bus will run from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Warrington Central only. A second bus will run from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at all booked stations.

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.