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 services between Blackburn / Stalybridge and Wigan from Monday 22 to Thursday 25 November

Start date
22/11/2021 
End date
25/11/2021 
Route affected

Between Blackburn / Stalybridge and Wigan Wallgate also between Stalybridge and Wigan North Western

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Salford Crescent and Hindley, resulting in the closure of some lines.

The 22:19 Blackburn to Wigan Wallgate service will run direct from Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate. There will be a rail replacement bus provided from Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate, calling at all stations.

The 22:31 Stalybridge to Wigan Wallgate service will not call at stations between Salford Crescent and Bolton. A bus will be provided from Salford Crescent to Wigan, calling at all stations.

The 23:03 Stalybridge to Wigan North Western service will terminate at Bolton. There will be a rail replacement bus provided from Bolton to Wigan.

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:

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.