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 evening Avanti West Coast services from Monday 17 to Thursday 20 August

Start date
17/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Avanti West Coast between London Euston to Wolverhampton / Manchester Piccadilly

TOC(s) affected
Avanti West Coast

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Avanti West Coast network, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted via Crewe, not calling at Stoke-on-Trent, Macclesfield or Stockport.

Replacement buses will run between Crewe and Stoke-on-Trent / Macclesfield. Customers for Stockport should stay on board the train to Manchester Piccadilly, and speak to Avanti West Coast staff.

Tuesday to Thursday:

The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted, not calling at Northampton. A replacement bus will run from Rugby to Long Buckby and Northampton.

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:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.