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 Newport and Bristol Temple Meads on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November

Start date
18/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Cardiff Central and Taunton / Western -super-Mare / Portsmouth Harbour

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Patchway and Filton Abbey Wood closing the line.

Buses replace trains between Newport and Bristol Temple Meads.

Check before you travel:

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


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.