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 Worcester Foregate Street and Hereford from 21:00 Saturday 25 and all day Sunday 26 November

Start date
25/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Hereford

London Midland between Birmingham New Street and Hereford

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Worcester Foregate Street and Hereford, closing the line.

Buses replace trains between Worcester Foregate Street and Hereford with some buses extended to run from / to Worcester Shrub Hill.

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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.