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 services between Preston and Colne from Monday 22 to Friday 26 November

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Route affected

Between Preston and Colne

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Burnley and Colne, resulting in the closure of some lines.

Monday - Thursday

The 22:57 Preston to Colne service will terminate at Blackburn. There will be a rail replacement bus in place from Blackburn to Colne.

Tuesday - Friday

The 05:05 Preston to Colne service will start from Blackburn at 05:37 and will only call at Accrington and Burnley Central. There will be a rail replacement bus from Preston to Colne, calling at all stations.

The 05:22 Colne to Preston service will start from Blackburn. There will be a rail replacement bus from Colne to Blackburn departing at 04:37 to connect with the rail service.

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.