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 late night Avanti West Coast services from Monday 9 to Thursday 12 November

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Avanti West Coast between London Euston and Wolverhampton / Manchester Piccadilly

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Avanti West Coast

Engineering work is taking place between Northampton and Daventry, and also at various places in the Wilmslow / Congleton areas, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted, not calling at Northampton. Customers should change at Rugby for a replacement bus service between Rugby and Northampton.

Tuesday to Thursday:

The 22:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted to run via Crewe, and will not call at Stoke-on-Trent or Macclesfield. A replacement bus will run from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent and Macclesfield.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, 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.