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 Barrow-in-Furness from Monday 1 to Friday 5 November

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Route affected

Between Manchester Airport and Barrow-in-Furness

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Carnforth and Barrow-in-Furness, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

The 20:45 Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster service will terminate at Carnforth.  A bus will be provided from Carnforth to Lancaster.

The 22:06 Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness service will be replaced by a bus.

The 22:10 Manchester Airport to Barrow-in-Furness service will terminate at Lancaster.  A bus will be provided from Lancaster to Barrow-in-Furness.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:53 Barrow-in-Furness to Manchester Airport service will start from Preston.  A bus will be provided from Barrow-in-Furness to Preston.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.