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 Avanti West Coast services from Monday 1 to Thursday 4 November

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Avanti West Coast between London Euston and Wolverhampton / Manchester Piccadilly / Edinburgh

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Avanti West Coast

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Avanti West Coast network, closing some lines overnight.


The 18:52 Edinburgh to London Euston service will be diverted, and will not call at Northampton. A replacement bus will run from Rugby to Northampton.

Monday to Thursday:

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

The 22:30 and 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton service will be diverted after Birmingham New Street, and will arrive at Wolverhampton later than usual.

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.