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 evening / morning services in the Manchester / Preston area from Monday 18 to Friday 22 October

Start date
18/10/2021 
End date
22/10/2021 
Route affected

Various Northern routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Northern network, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:57 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Rose Grove.  A bus will be provided from Rose Grove to Colne.

The 23:28 Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Warrington Central.  A bus will be provided from Warrington Central to Liverpool Lime Street.

Tuesday to Thursday:

The 22:23 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

The 22:27 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:19 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:48 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

Buses will be provided between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

Wednesday to Friday:

The 00:22 Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly service will not run.

The 00:44 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Manchester Airport.

The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly.

The 03:46 Manchester Piccadilly to Manchester Airport service will not run.

The 05:07 Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street service will start from Manchester Piccadilly.

Buses will be provided between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport.

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 pandemic. 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.