header-image

Your brand new trains are on track for 2020 and to get ready for their arrival, phase 2 of the platform upgrade work will take place at Bank Hall between Monday 12 November and Sunday 16 December 2018.

During this time, rail replacement buses will run between Bank Hall and Sandhills.

Passengers will then be able to board regular train services towards Liverpool or Southport at Sandhills.

Full timetables for the rail replacement buses can be found below. Alternatively, you can use our online Journey Planner.

PLEASE NOTE: Trains will be running through Bank Hall during this time. Only passengers who use Bank Hall station to alight/depart our services will be affected.

Rail replacement buses will stop directly outside Bank Hall station.

Monday - Saturday

Sandhills to Bank Hall rail replacement bus timetables

Station First Buses Minutes past each hour   Until Last Bus
Sandhills 05:57 06:12 27 42 57 12 23:42 00:01
Bank Hall 06:01 06:16 31 46 01 16 23:46 00:05

 

Bank Hall to Sandhills rail replacement bus timetables

Station First Buses Minutes past each hour Until Last Bus
Bank Hall 05:49 06:04 19 34 49 04 23:19 23:34
Sandhills 05:54 06:09 24 39 54 09 23:24 23:39

Sunday

Sandhills to Bank Hall rail replacement bus timetables

Station First Buses Minutes past each hour Until Last Bus
Sandhills 08:12 08:42 12 42 23:12 23:42
Bank Hall 08:09 08:46 16 46 23:16 23:46

 

Bank Hall to Sandhills rail replacement bus timetables

Station First Buses Minutes past each hour Until Last Bus
Bank Hall 08:04 08:19 49 19 23:19 23:34
Sandhills 08:09 08:24 54 24 23:24 23:39

 

 

On Sunday 25 November, additional engineering work will take place and rail replacement buses will run between Seaforth & Litherland and Moorfields stations until 14:30. Trains will run between Sandhills and Liverpool and the rest of the Hunts Cross line, and passengers wishing to change onto the Ormskirk or Kirkby lines can also change from the bus to a train at Sandhills station. 

After 14:30 the rail replacement bus between Bank Hall and Sandhills will run and a normal train service will be in place across the rest of the network. 

Rail replacement bus timetables for 25th November can be found below.

Sunday 25 November

Moorfields to Seaforth & Litherland Rail Replacement Bus Timetables

Station First Buses Minutes Past Last Bus
Moorfields 07.39 07.59 08.24 08.54 24 54 13.54
Sandhills 07.49 08.09 08.34 09.04 34 04 14.04
Bank Hall 07.53 08.13 08.38 09.08 38 08 14.08
Bootle Oriel Road 07.59 08.19 08.44 09.14 44 14 14.14
Bootle New Strand 08.05 08.25 08.50 09.20 50 20 14.20
Seaforth & Litherland 08.13 08.33 08.58 09.28 58 28 14.28

 

Seaforth & Litherland to Moorfields Rail Replacement Bus Timetables

Station First Buses Minutes Past Last Bus
Seaforth & Litherland 08.02 08.32 02 32 14.02
Bootle New Strand 08.10 08.40 10 40 14.10
Bootle Oriel Road 08.16 08.46 16 46 14.16
Bank Hall 08.22 08.52 22 52 14.22
Sandhills 08.27 08.57 27 57 14.27
Moorfields 08.35 09.05 35 05 14.35

Use our Planner to see how your journey will be affected during platform upgrade works

 

Find out more about our new trains and where you can see a special mock up!