Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended overnight services between Chester and Holyhead from Monday 17 to Friday 21 April

Start date
17/04/2017  00:00
End date
21/04/2017 
Route affected

Trains from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead; from Llandudno Junction to Crewe

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Chester and Holyhead after 23:55 each night, closing the line.

Customer Advice:

The 22:52 Birmingham New Street to Holyhead will be replaced by a bus between Chester and Holyhead.

The 04:38 Llandudno Junction to Crewe service will start at Chester. There is no replacement transport between Llandudno Junction and Chester. Customers should travel on the next service, which is the 04:25 Holyhead to Cardiff Central.

The 05:54 Llandudno to Llandudno Junction service starts at 06:04.

The 06:13 Llandudno to Llandudno Junction service starts at 06:17.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.