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 Northern services to / from Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 22 to Thursday 25 November

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

Between Manchester Piccadilly and Wilmslow / Crewe / Macclesfield / Hazel Grove / Chester

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Manchester Piccadilly and Wilmslow also between Stockport / Chester and Plumley, resulting in the closure of some lines.

The 22:42 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be replaced by buses. One bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester, setting down only at Knutsford. A second bus will run from Knutsford to Chester, calling at all stations.

The 22:52 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by buses. One bus will run from Chester to Manchester Piccadilly, setting down only at Knutsford. A second bus will run from Knutsford to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at all stations.

The 23:08 Hazel Grove to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus between Hazel Grove and Stockport, rail connections will be available from Stockport to Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:10 Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly will be replaced by a bus from Wilmslow to Manchester Airport, rail connections will be available from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly.

The 23:12 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hume, Stockport, Heaton Chapel and Levenshulme. There will be a rail replacement bus in place from Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at all these stations.

The 23:14 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield will be replaced by a bus throughout.

The 23:24 Manchester Piccadilly to Hazel Grove service will terminate at Stockport. There will be a rail replacement bus in place from Stockport to Hazel Grove.

The 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe service will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth. There will be a rail replacement bus in place from Manchester Piccadilly to Wilmslow, calling at all these stations.

The 23:41 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be replaced by buses. One bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester, setting down only at Knutsford. A second bus will run from Knutsford to Chester, calling at all stations.

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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.