Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Preston and Blackpool North / South from Monday 4 to Friday 8 May

Start date
04/05/2020  00:00
End date
08/05/2020 
Route affected

Between Manchester Airport and Blackpool North and between Preston and Blackpool South

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Overnight / early morning engineering work is taking place between Preston and Blackpool North / Blackpool South, closing the line.

Each night, buses will replace trains from 23:00 to 05:00, finishing 05:00 Friday morning, between Blackpool North and Preston.

Additionally, Tuesday to Friday, the 04:14 Blackpool South to Preston will start from Blackpool North. A replacement bus will run between Blackpool South and Preston.

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.