Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 15/10/2021 21:07. Update now

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 services in the Blackburn / Clitheroe area from Monday 8 to Thursday 11 November

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Route affected

Northern between Rochdale / Blackburn and Clitheroe

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Blackburn and Hellifield, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result:

  • The 21:42 Rochdale to Clitheroe service will terminate at Blackburn. A replacement bus will run from Blackburn to Clitheroe.
  • The 23:39 Clitheroe to Blackburn service will be replaced by a bus.


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.