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 / early morning service to / from Blackpool from Monday 1 to Friday 5 November

Start date
01/11/2021 
End date
05/11/2021 
Route affected

All routes to / from Blackpool North / South

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Preston and Blackpool, closing some lines.

Monday only:

The 04:44 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston.  A bus will be provided from Blackpool North to Preston.

The 06:14 Blackpool South to Preston service will start from Blackpool North.  A bus will be provided from Blackpool South to Preston.

Monday to Thursday:

The 23:48 Manchester Airport to Blackpool North service will terminate at Preston.  A bus will be provided from Preston to Blackpool North.

Monday to Friday:

The 03:33 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston.  A bus will be provided from Blackpool North to Preston.

The 05:14 Blackpool South to Preston service will start from Blackpool North.  A bus will be provided from Blackpool South to Preston.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:44 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service will depart at 04:50 and will not call at Poulton-le-Fylde and Kirkham & Wesham.  A bus will be provided from Blackpool North to Preston.

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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:

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You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.