Future engineering work

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Amended late night Northern service to / from Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 1 to Thursday 4 August

Start date
01/08/2022 
End date
04/08/2022 
Route affected

Between Manchester Piccadilly and Chester / Hazel Grove / Sheffield / Crewe / Macclesfield 

 
TOC(s) affected
Northern
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Manchester Piccadilly area, closing various lines.

As a result of this, the following late night alterations will apply:

The 22:42 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be replaced by a bus throughout.  One bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester, calling at requested stations to Knutsford; a second bus will be provided from Knutsford to Chester. 

The 22:52 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus throughout.  One bus will run from Chester to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at requested stations to Knutsford; a second bus will be provided from Knutsford to Manchester Piccadilly. 

The 23:08 Hazel Grove to Manchester Piccadilly service will be replaced by a bus throughout. 

The 23:12 Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Handforth, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Heaton Chapel and Levenshulme.  A rail replacement bus will be provided from Wilmslow to Manchester Piccadilly to serve these stations. 

The 23:24 Manchester Piccadilly to Hazel Grove service will terminate at Stockport.  A rail replacement bus will be provided from Stockport to Hazel Grove. 

The 23:27 Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly service will not call at Stockport.  A rail replacement bus will be provided from Chinley to Manchester Piccadilly, calling at Stockport. 

The 23:38 Manchester Piccadilly to Crewe service will not call at Levenshulme, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Handforth.  A rail replacement bus will be provided from Manchester Piccadilly to Wilmslow. 

The 23:41 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester service will be replaced by a bus throughout.  One bus will run from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester, calling at requested stations to Knutsford; a second bus will be provided from Knutsford to Chester. S48999

The 23:56 Manchester Piccadilly to Macclesfield service will be replaced by a bus throughout. 

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.