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 service through Manchester Victoria on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June

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Route affected

All routes through Manchester Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in and around Manchester Victoria, closing some lines.

Thursday and Friday

Buses will replace trains between Manchester Victoria and Stalybridge.


Buses replace trains between Manchester Victoria and Rochdale / Salford Central.

Trains between Manchester Victoria and Liverpool Lime Street / Chester will not run. Alternative services will be available from Manchester Piccadilly.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.