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 / early morning service between Liverpool Lime Street and Broad Green from Monday 19 to Friday 23 July

Start date
19/07/2021 
End date
23/07/2021 
Route affected

Between Liverpool Lime Street and Manchester Airport / Manchester Victoria / Ellesmere Port / Wilmslow / Blackpool North

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Liverpool Lime Street and Broad Green, closing some lines.

Monday - Thursday

The 21:42 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will not call at stations between Huyton and Liverpool Lime Street. A bus will be provided from Huyton to Liverpool Lime Street.

The 22:18 Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Wigan North Western. A bus will be provided from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street. 

The 22:34 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Oxford Road. A bus will be provided from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street.

The 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will depart at 23:21 and run earlier than normally advertised to Broad Green. A bus will be provided from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria, departing at 2331 and stopping to set down only from Wavertree Technology Park. 

Tuesday - Friday

The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will run via an alternative route to Deansgate.

The 05:10 Liverpool Lime Street to Ellesmere Port service will start from Frodsham. A bus will be provided from Newton-le-Willows to Ellesmere Port.

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