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.

Buses replace late night trains between Preston and Blackpool North on Sunday 31 October

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Northern between York / Manchester Airport / Liverpool Lime Street and Blackpool North  

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Engineering work is taking place between Preston and Blackpool North on Sunday evening, closing all lines.

After 23:45, services that usually run to Blackpool North will terminate at Preston. Replacement buses will run between Preston and Blackpool North.

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.