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Today's Disruptions

September's Disruptions

  • 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

    Routes:

    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Monday 17 November until Thursday 20 November

    What is happening?

    The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service, will be diverted en route, not calling at Macclesfield or Stockport. 

    Alternative route:

    A connecting rail replacement coach will depart from  Stoke-on-Trent (01:25), calling at Macclesfield (02:15) and Stockport (02:45) only.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Monday 17 November until Thursday 20 November

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby (23:50), calling at Long Buckby (00:15) and Northampton (00:40)only.

  • 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

    Routes:

    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Monday 10 November until Thursday 13 November

    What is happening?

    The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service, will be diverted via the West Midlands to Stafford, running later from Stoke-on-Trent.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Monday 10 November until Thursday 13 November

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby (23:50), calling at Long Buckby (00:15) and Northampton (00:40)only.

  • 10:51 Edinburgh to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Sunday 09 November

    What is happening?

    Due to engineering work taking place between Haymarket and Livingstone South, the 10:51 Edinburgh to London Euston service, will have to depart earlier than booked. 

    Alternative route:

    The revised departure times for the affected stations only are:


    Edinburgh 10:15


    Haymarket 10:19

  • 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

    Routes:

    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Monday 03 November until Thursday 06 November

    What is happening?

    The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service, will be diverted en route, not calling at Stoke-on-Trent or Macclesfield. 

    Alternative route:

    A connecting rail replacement coach will depart from Stafford (01:25), calling at Stoke-on-Trent (01:50),  Macclesfield (02:30) and Stockport (02:55) only.

  • 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Tuesday 04 November until Friday 07 November

    What is happening?

    The 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston service, will start from Birmingham New Street at booked time

    Alternative route:

    Passengers are advised to use the 05.24 Wolverhampton to London Euston service.


    Passengers for Rugby, should also use the 05.24 service, changing at Coventry for a London Midland service.

  • 21:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Monday 03 November until Thursday 06 November

    What is happening?

    The 21.45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service, will be diverted via Northampton, running later from Milton Keynes Central.

  • 22.30 and 23.30 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Monday 03 November until Thursday 06 November

    What is happening?

    Both the 22.30 and 23.30 London Euston to Wolverhampton services, will be diverted en route, running from Rugby later that booked. These services will also terminate at Birmingham New Street.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Monday 27 October

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby (23:50), calling at Long Buckby (00:15) and Northampton (00:40)only.

  • 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Saturday 25 October

    What is happening?

    The 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton – As booked to Milton Keynes Central, diverted via Northampton and runs later from Rugby.

  • 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Saturday 25 October

    What is happening?

    The 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston – As booked to Rugby, diverted via Northampton and runs later into London Euston.

  • 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

    Routes:

    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Monday 20 October until Thursday 23 October

    What is happening?

    The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service, will be diverted en route, not calling at Stoke-on-Trent or Macclesfield.

    Alternative route:

    A connecting rail replacement coach will depart from Stafford (01:20), calling at Stoke-on-Trent (01:45), and Macclesfield (02:25) only.

  • 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Saturday 18 October

    What is happening?

    The 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton service, will be diverted via Nuneaton to Birmingham New Street, not calling at Coventry, Birmingham International, Sandwell & Dudley or Wolverhampton.

    Alternative route:

    The following rail replacement coaches will will operate:


    1. Rugby (23:05), Coventry (23:45), Birmingham International (00:10)


    2. Birmingham New Street (23:50), Sandwell & Dudley (00:15), Wolverhampton (00:50)

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Monday 13 October

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach service will depart from Rugby (23:50), calling at Long Buckby (00:15) and Northampton (00:40).

  • 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Saturday 11 October

    What is happening?

    The 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton service, will be diverted via Nuneaton to Birmingham New Street, not calling at Coventry, Birmingham International, Sandwell & Dudley or Wolverhampton.

    Alternative route:

    The following rail replacement coaches will will operate:


    1. Rugby (23:05), Coventry (23:45), Birmingham International (00:10)


    2. Birmingham New Street (23:50), Sandwell & Dudley (00:15), Wolverhampton (00:50)

  • 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

    Routes:

    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Monday 06 October until Thursday 09 October

    What is happening?

    The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service, will be diverted en route, not calling at Macclesfield or Stockport.

    Alternative route:

    A connecting rail replacement coach will depart from Stoke-on-Trent (01:25), calling at Macclesfield (02:15) and Stockport (02:45) only.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Monday 06 October until Thursday 09 October

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton only.

  • 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Saturday 04 October

    What is happening?

    The 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton – As booked to Milton Keynes Central, diverted via Northampton and runs later from Rugby.    

  • 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Saturday 04 October

    What is happening?

    The 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston – As booked to Rugby, diverted via Northampton and runs later into London Euston.

  • London Underground escalator maintenance

    Date: From Thursday 10 July until Saturday 15 November

    What is happening?

    As supplied by London Underground.


    There will be no down escalator to the Victoria line and Northern line (Bank branch) at Euston station.


    Access will be via the spiral stairs only. 


     

    Alternative route:

    Thursday 10 July until early November: There will be no down escalator to southbound trains.


    Early November 2014 until late March 2015: There will be no down escalator to northbound trains.


     


       

    Advice:

    While London Underground refurbish two escalators, one at a time, you are likely to queue both outside the station and in passageways.


    To avoid delays, please use nearby Warren Street for the Victoria line or King's Cross St. Pancras for the Northen line (Bank Branch) 

  • 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

    Routes:

    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: Monday 29 September

    What is happening?

    The 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service, will be diverted from Rugby via the West Midlands to Stafford.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Monday 29 September

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton only.

  • Milton Keynes Central to Rugby local diversion

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Monday 22 September until Thursday 25 September

    What is happening?

    The following services will be diverted via Northampton, running later from Milton Keynes Central:


    21:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston


    The following services will be diverted via Northampton, running later from Rugby:


    22:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton. 23:00 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly. 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton

  • 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Tuesday 23 September until Friday 26 September

    What is happening?

    The 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston service, will start from Birmingham New Street at booked time.

    Alternative route:

    Passengers are advised to use the 05.24 Wolverhampton to London Euston service.


    Passengers for Rugby, should also use the 05.24 service, changing at Coventry for a London Midland service.

  • 22:30 and 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Monday 22 September until Thursday 25 September

    What is happening?

    Both the 22:30 and 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton services, will terminate at Birmingham New Street.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: Monday 15 September

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton only.

    Advice:

    Please allow an extra 40 minutes approximately, for your journey.

  • 2245 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton

    Date: From Monday 08 September until Thursday 11 September

    What is happening?

    The 2245 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton only.

    Advice:

    Please allow an extra 40 minutes approximately, for your journey

  • Milton Keynes Central to Rugby local diversion

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Tuesday 02 September until Thursday 04 September

    What is happening?

    The following services will be diverted via Northampton, running later from Milton Keynes Central:


    2145 Wolverhampton to London Euston


    The following services will be diverted via Northampton, running later from Rugby:


    2230 London Euston to Wolverhampton. 2300 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly. 2330 London Euston to Wolverhampton

  • Crewe to Chester diversions

    Routes:

    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales

    Date: From Monday 01 September until Thursday 04 September

    What is happening?

    The 20.10 London Euston to Chester service will run as booked to Crewe, then diverted via Sandbach, Middlewich and MIckle Trafford Junction.


    The 20.20 Bangor to Birmingham New Street service, will be diverted from Chester via Mickle Trafford Junction, Helsby, Warrington Bank Quay and Weaver Junction, running later from Crewe. This service will also be diverted from Wolverhampton to Birmingham New Street via Bescot and Aston. 

  • No service between London Euston and Watford Junction

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 27 December until Sunday 28 December

    What is happening?

    Due to a major engineering project, the line between London Euston and Watford Junction, will be closed to Virgin Trains services, all weekend.


    Most of our services will start from / terminate at either Milton Keynes Central or Rugby. We will be operating an hourly service between London Euston, Coventry and Birmingham International, via the Chiltern route. 


    More details to follow

    Alternative route:

    Passengers are advised to utilise other train operators services, where possible.


    Please visit National Rail Enquiries for more details: www.nationalrail.co.uk/watford

    Advice:

    London MIdland details can be found by following this link: www.londonmidland.com/watford

  • Boxing Day

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Friday 26 December

    What is happening?

    There will be no services, operating on the Virgin Trains network today.

  • Christmas Day

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Thursday 25 December

    What is happening?

    There will be no services operating, on the Virgin Trains network today.

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