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 overnight Northern trains at Stockport from Monday 28 September to Friday 2 October

Start date
28/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Most Northern routes to / from Stockport

TOC(s) affected

Overnight engineering work is taking place in the Stockport area closing some lines.

Each night from approximately 22:00 to 05:00, finishing 05:00 Friday morning, the following alterations will apply:

  • The 22:00 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly will depart Stockport at 23:22 and call additionally at Levenshulme and Heaton Chapel, arriving Manchester Piccadilly at 23:35.
  • The 23:08 Hazel Grove to Manchester Piccadilly will terminate at Stockport. Onward connections are available from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 23:12 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Heaton Chapel and Levenshulme. A bus will be provided from Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly to serve these stations.
  • The 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield will be bus replacement throughout.
  • The 23:24 Manchester Piccadilly to Hazel Grove will terminate at Stockport. A replacement bus will be provided from Stockport to Hazel Grove.
  • The 23:27 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly is diverted between Chinley and Manchester Piccadilly and will not call at Stockport. A replacement bus will run between Chinley and Manchester Piccadilly calling at Stockport.
  • The 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe, stopping to set down only from Wilmslow.

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Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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