Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Barrow-in-Furness and Lancaster / Preston from Monday 21 to Friday 25 September

Start date
21/09/2020  00:00
End date
25/09/2020 
Route affected

Northern between Barrow-in-Furness and Manchester / Manchester Airport

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Barrow-in-Furness and Carnforth, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:09 Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness service will be replaced by a bus.

The 22:10 Manchester Airport to Barrow-in-Furness service will terminate at Preston. A replacement bus will run from Preston to Barrow-in-Furness.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:55 Barrow-in-Furness to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston. A replacement bus will run from Barrow-in-Furness to Preston.

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:

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.