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 trains between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 October

Start date
04/10/2021 
End date
07/10/2021 
Route affected

Between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Victoria / Hebden Bridge and Smithy Bridge, closing all lines each night.

The 22:04 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn (via Todmorden) service will terminate at Accrington. Alternative services are available from Accrington to Blackburn.

The 23:19 Blackburn to Manchester (via Todmorden) service will be replaced by a bus throughout. 

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.