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 in the Manchester area from Monday 6 to Friday 10 June

Start date
06/06/2022 
End date
10/06/2022 
Route affected

Between Manchester Piccadilly and New Mills Central / Glossop / Sheffield, and also between Clitheroe and Rochdale / Blackburn

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Manchester are each evening from 23:45 until 06:00, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:42 Rochdale to Clitheroe service will terminate at Blackburn. A rail replacement bus service will operate between Blackburn and Clitheroe.
  • The 22:34 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Oxford Road. A rail replacement bus service will operate between Manchester Piccadilly and Liverpool Lime Street.
  • The 22:47 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at New Mills Central, Strines, Marple, Romiley, Bredbury, Brinnington, Reddish North, Ryder Brow, Belle Vue and Ashburys. A rail replacement bus service will operate between Chinley and Manchester Piccadilly.
  • The 23:22 New Mills Central to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 23:29 Manchester Piccadilly to Glossop service will be replaced by a bus throughout. 
  • The 23:30 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 23:39 Clitheroe to Blackburn service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

 

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 03:37 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will be diverted via Deansgate.

 

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.