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 Northern services to / from Liverpool Lime Street from Monday 22 to Friday 26 November

Start date
22/11/2021 
End date
26/11/2021 
Route affected

Between Liverpool Lime Street and Ellesmere Port / Wilmslow / Manchester Airport / Manchester Victoria / Blackpool North

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Liverpool Lime Street and Broad Green, resulting in the closure of some lines.

Monday - Thursday

The 21:42 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will not call at stations between Huyton and Liverpool Lime Street. A rail replacement bus will run for stations between Huyton and Liverpool Lime Street.

The 22:18 Blackpool North to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Wigan North Western. A rail replacement bus will run from Wigan North Western to Liverpool Lime Street.

The 22:34 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Oxford Road. A rail replacement bus will run from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool Lime Street.

The 23:31 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will depart at 23:21 and run earlier than normal to Broad Green. A rail replacement bus will be provided  from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria.

Tuesday - Friday

The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will be diverted and no longer run via Deansgate.

The 05:10 Liverpool Lime Street to Ellesmere Port service will start from Frodsham. A rail replacement bus will be provided from Huyton to Ellesmere Port.

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.