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 Avanti West Coast trains from Monday 26 to Thursday 29 September

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Avanti West Coast between London Euston and Manchester Piccadilly / Edinburgh

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Avanti West Coast

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

As a result:

  • The 18:52 Edinburgh to London Euston service will be diverted, not calling at Northampton. A replacement bus will run between Rugby and Northampton.
  • The 22:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted via Stafford, not calling at Stoke-on-Trent. A replacement bus will run from Stafford to Stoke-on-Trent.


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.