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.

Amended service between Crewe and Warrington Bank Quay / Liverpool Lime Street until 12:00 on Monday 25 May

Start date
25/05/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Avanti West Coast between London Euston and Blackpool North / Liverpool Lime Street / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

London Northwestern Railway between London Euston / Crewe / Birmingham New Street and Liverpool Lime Street

TOC(s) affected
Avanti West CoastLondon Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Acton Bridge, closing some lines.

Avanti West Coast

Services may have extended journey times. 

Trains to Liverpool will not call at Runcorn.

London Northwestern Railway

Services between London Euston / Northampton / Birmingham New Street and Liverpool Lime Street will run between London Euston / Northampton / Birmingham New Street and Crewe only.

Rail replacement buses will operate between Crewe and Liverpool South Parkway

Customers can use Merseyrail services between Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Central.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correctly, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.