Future engineering work

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Buses replace evening / morning trains between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly from Monday 17 to Friday 21 October

Start date
17/10/2022 
End date
21/10/2022 
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Manchester Piccadilly / Shrewsbury / Chester and Manchester Piccadilly / Manchester Airport

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Between 23:25 and 05:30 each night, buses will replace trains between Chester and Manchester Piccadilly.

No replacement buses will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Airport, you should instead use Northern or TransPennine Express services to complete your journey.

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.