Update regarding Rail Strikes

Please be aware that disruption is expected across the rail network, due to industrial action on Weds 27th July, Thursday 18th August and Saturday 20th August. Find out more.

Wednesday 27th July

Passengers are being advised to use alternative travel methods. However, those travelling on the strike date and the days either side of the strike date, are advised to check the status of their service before arriving at the station, plan ahead, to expect disruption and for services to be busier than normal.

The following services to/from Manchester Airport are expected to run, however services are subject to change –

• Northern – Liverpool Lime Street to/from Alderley Edge, calling at Manchester Airport

• TPE – Preston to/from Manchester Airport

There is a limited timetable expected.

Strike action is also likely to take place on Thursday 18th August and Saturday 20th August. Please allow more time for your journey or make alternative travel arrangements.

For more information on the Industrial Action and to check before you travel please visit National Rail.

Manchester Metrolink

Metrolink services will continue to operate frequently on the date of industrial action, except on the Altrincham line.

Services between Altrincham and Timperley will only operate 7am to 7pm.

Between 6am to 7am, and 7pm to midnight, services will only operate between Timperley to Piccadilly only, on the Altrincham line.

Bus replacement services will operate between Altrincham and Timperley.