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.

Buses replace trains between Birmingham New Street and Tame Bridge Parkway / Lichfield Trent Valley until 12:20 on Sunday 5 November

Start date
05/11/2017  00:00
End date
05/11/2017 
Route affected
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Between Birmingham New Street and Rugeley Trent Valley and between Redditch and Lichfield Trent Valley

 
TOC(s) affected
London Midland
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Birmingham New Street and Aston, closing the line.

Until 12:00, trains between Birmingham New Street and Rugeley Trent Valley will be diverted via an alternative route between Birmingham and Hamstead, not calling at Duddeston, Aston, Witton or Perry Barr. Buses will run between Birmingham New Street and Tame Bridge Parkway, calling at these stations.

Until 12:20, buses will replace trains between Birmingham New Street and Lichfield Trent Valley.

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.