Future engineering work

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Buses replace morning trains between Manchester Victoria and Rochdale on Sunday 3 October

Start date
03/10/2021 
End date
03/10/2021 
Route affected
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Northern between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn / Southport / Wigan Wallgate / Leeds

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria and Moston, closing all lines before 10:40 on Sunday morning.

As a result:

The 07:48 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria service will terminate at Rochdale.

The 08:12 Blackburn to Southport service will run between Blackburn and Rochdale, and between Manchester Victoria and Southport.

The 08:14 Wigan Wallgate to Blackburn service will run between Wigan Wallgate and Manchester Victoria ,and between Rochdale and Blackburn.

The 08:19 Leeds to Manchester Victoria service will terminate at Rochdale.

The 08:33 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn service will start from Rochdale.

The 08:42 Southport to Blackburn service will run between Southport and Manchester Victoria, and between Rochdale and Blackburn.

The 08:54 Manchester Victoria to Leeds service will start from Rochdale.

The 09:12 Blackburn to Southport service will run between Blackburn and Rochdale, and between Manchester Victoria and Southport.

The 09:54 Manchester Victoria to Leeds service will start from Rochdale.

Buses will be provided between Manchester Victoria and Rochdale.

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.