Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 15/10/2021 22:25. 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.

Buses will replace trains between Todmorden / Hebden Bridge / Colne / Clitheroe and Blackburn on Sunday 21 November

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Route affected

Between Manchester Victoria and Blackburn / Clitheroe also between Blackpool South and Colne also between Blackpool North and York / Leeds

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hebden Bridge and Blackburn, resulting in the closure of some lines.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Todmorden and Blackburn.
  • Blackburn and Colne.
  • Blackburn and Clitheroe.
  • Hebden Bridge and Blackburn.


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.