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 trains through Wigan Wallgate from Monday 20 to Friday 24 June

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Route affected

Various Northern routes to / from Wigan Wallgate

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Salford Crescent and Hindley and also between Ince and Meols Cop, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday

The 22:18 Southport to Manchester Victoria service will not call at stations between Wigan Wallgate and Salford Crescent.  A bus will be provided from Wigan Wallgate to Manchester Victoria.

The 22:19 Blackburn to Wigan Wallgate service will terminate at Manchester Victoria.  A bus will be provided from Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate.

The 22:31 Stalybridge to Wigan Wallgate service will start at Manchester Victoria and terminate at Bolton.  A bus will be provided between Stalybridge and Manchester Victoria and also between Bolton to Wigan Wallgate.

The 23:19 Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate service will terminate at Bolton.  A bus will be provided from Bolton to Wigan Wallgate.

Tuesday to Friday

The 06:08 Wigan Wallgate to Stalybridge service will start from Bolton.  You should travel on the 05:50 Wigan North Western to Alderley Edge service. 

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.