Major disruption at Milton Keynes Central Station until New Year - here's how it affects you

    Major disruption at Milton Keynes Central is set to impact rail services over the coming days, with passengers told to expect delays and cancellations to services.

    Engineering work is taking place on the entire West Coast Main Line impacting journeys from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston, Birmingham New Street, Manchester Piccadilly, Liverpool Lime Street and beyond.

    The works are also affecting rail services from Bletchley and Wolverton.

    Here's the details of the which services will be running on which days:

    London Northwestern Railway:

    Thursday 27 December

    A reduced amended service will run between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton.

    An amended service will be in operation between London Euston and Crewe and trains will be retimed to arrive later / depart earlier at London Euston.

    An amended service will be in operation between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street.

    Friday 28 and Saturday 29 December:

    A normal service will run.

    Sunday 30 December

    After 12:00, trains between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central / Northampton / Birmingham New Street will run to an amended timetable. Tring services will not run and other services will call at Bushey, Kings Langley and Apsley.

    Birmingham New Street services will call at Harrow & Wealdstone and Tring additionally, and will also be re-timed to run earlier than usual. Crewe services will also be re-timed.

    Amended timetables have been added to online journey planners, so plan your journey at www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk.

    Virgin Trains:

    Thursday 27 December:

    Services to / from London Euston will be reduced, with two per hour running between London Euston and West Midlands / Manchester Piccadilly.

    Services to / from Holyhead will run between Crewe and Holyhead only. Services to / from Blackpool North, Shrewsbury and Wrexham General will not run.

    Friday 28 and Saturday 29 December:

    A normal service will run.

    Sunday 30 December:

    After 12:00, Services to / from London Euston will be reduced, with two per hour running between London Euston and West Midlands / Manchester Piccadilly.

    Services to / from Holyhead will run between Crewe and Holyhead only. Services will not run between London Euston and Chester.

    The 16:16 Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston service will not run.

    The 20:08 London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street service will not run.

    The 20:25 London Euston to Preston service will not run.

    The 20:35 London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly service will be retimed to depart earlier at 20:25, and will additionally call at Tamworth and Lichfield Trent Valley.

    The 20:18 London Euston to Wolverhampton service will terminate at Birmingham New Street.

    Amended timetables have been added to online journey planners, so plan your journey at www.virgintrains.co.uk

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