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 21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe service from Monday 20 to Thursday 23 November

Start date
20/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

From Cardiff Central to Crewe

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Crewe, closing the line.

The 21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe service will be diverted via Wrexham, not calling at stations between Shrewsbury and Crewe. A bus will run from Shrewsbury to Crewe, calling at all stations usually served by the train.

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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.