Engineering Works Detail
Sat 4th March 2017 to Sun 5th March 2017
Lines Closed Between Bolton and Preston
Buses replace trains between Bolton and Preston with buses extended to / from Blackpool North.
Additional buses will run between Bolton and Wigan Wallgate.
Some trains are diverted between Salford Central and Preston via
Atherton (not calling) and Wigan North Western and will not call at
intermediate stations via Bolton or Chorley.
Trains between Manchester Airport and Southport will run between Manchester Oxford Road and Southport. These trains are also diverted via Atherton (not calling).
Information on engineering works is mostly provided by National Rail Enquiries. You are advised to check with National Rail Enquiries for the latest updates before travelling.
Timetable alterations for engineering works are published in two different ways: Some appear as Future Engineering Works on the National Rail web site, while others, especially changes for longer periods, are simply incorporated into the published timetables. The latter are harder to spot and may be missing from this list.