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 Chester and Llandudno Junction on Sunday 26 November

Start date
26/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales between Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Crewe / Manchester Airport and Holyhead

Virgin Trains between London Euston and Holyhead

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains WalesVirgin Trains

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Chester and Llandudno Junction, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Chester and Llandudno Junction.

Virgin Trains valid ticket holders will be accepted on Arriva Trains Wales services between Chester and Holyhead.

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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.