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 evening / morning Northern services from Monday 25 to Friday 29 July

Start date
25/07/2022 
End date
29/07/2022 
Route affected

Various Northern routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Northern network, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 18:27 Manchester Victoria to Liverpool Lime Street service will not call at Roby, Broad Green, Wavertree Technology Park and Edge Hill. Customers for these stations should use alternative services from Huyton.

The 18:40 Leeds to Chester service will terminate at Manchester Victoria. Alternative services are available between Manchester and Chester.

The 21:42 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime Street.

The 22:04 Manchester Victoria to Blackburn (via Todmorden) service will terminate at Accrington. Onward journeys are available from Accrington to Blackburn.

The 22:13 Chester to Manchester Victoria service will be bus replaced throughout.

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

The 22:18 Southport to Manchester Victoria service will terminate at Wigan Wallgate. A bus will be provided from Wigan Wallgate to Manchester Victoria.

The 22:27 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport service will start from Manchester Piccadilly. A bus will be provided from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly.

The 22:34 Wilmslow to Liverpool Lime Street service will terminate at Manchester Piccadilly. A bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Liverpool Lime Street.

The 23:15 Liverpool Lime Street to Preston service will start from Wigan North Western. A bus will be provided from Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western.

The 23:19 Blackburn to Manchester Victoria (via Todmorden) service will be bus replaced throughout.

The 23:30 Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Victoria service will be bus replaced throughout.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:30 Bolton to Manchester Airport bus service will not run. Customers should travel on the 03:33 Blackpool North to Manchester Airport service which will be diverted to call additionally at Bolton at 04:30.

The 05:10 Liverpool Lime Street to Ellesmere Port service will start from Frodsham.  A bus will be provided from Newton-le-Willows to Frodsham. Train services are available between Liverpool Lime Street and Newton-le-Willows.

The 06:36 Manchester Victoria to Southport service will start from Wigan Wallgate. A bus will be provided from Manchester Victoria to Wigan Wallgate, departing Manchester Victoria at 05:47 to connect with the train at Wigan.

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.