Manchester Victoria

Location type

Major station

Name and dates

Manchester Victoria

Station code: MCV National Rail
Where: North West England, England

Chronology Dates

01/01/1844Manchester and Leeds Railway
Miles Platting to Hunts Bank (Manchester Victoria) opened.

News items

25/07/2023Manchester Victoria nominated for Large Station of the Year at National Rail Awards [Northern]
05/06/2023Rail Minister commits to trans-Pennine electrification in full and HS2 to Manchester [Railway Gazette]
01/08/2022Enormous 'void' under Arndale is hidden clue to Manchester's abandoned Tube line [Manchester Evening News]
26/10/2021Major step forward - Transpennine Upgrade [Rail Engineer]
02/04/2021Northern announces new autism friendly stations on World Autism Awareness Day [Northern]
28/01/2021Major step forward for rail in the North [Network Rail]
27/11/2020Pacers bid final farewell to Northern network [Northern]
05/12/2019Train passengers to protest over 'abysmal' service [ITV News]
18/04/2019‘Stay off the railway’ warning as electrified lines switched on in Manchester [Network Rail]
30/05/2017Manchester Victoria station re-opens a week after terror attack [Metro]