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 Arriva Trains Wales services from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 September

Start date
11/09/2017  00:00
End date
15/09/2017 
Route affected

Various Arriva Trains Wales routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Each night from 23:00 to 05:00, Network Rail is carrying out engineering work at various location on the Arriva Trains Wales network closing various lines.

From approximately 23:00 each night, buses replace trains between Llandudno Junction and Holyhead.

The 20:17 Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly is replaced by a bus between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly.

The 22:35 Manchester Piccadilly to Shrewsbury is diverted and will run direct between Manchester Piccadilly and Shrewsbury. A bus will run between Manchester Piccadilly and Crewe calling at all stations. There is no forward connection off the bus between Crewe and Shrewsbury.

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.