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 23:19 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria from Tuesday 30 June to Thursday 2 July

Start date
30/06/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Blackburn and Manchester Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Manchester Victoria and Smithy Bridge, closing the line. 

The 23:19 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria will be replaced by a bus. 

Check before you travel: 

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel. 

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.