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 overnight / early morning Arriva Trains Wales services from Monday 27 November to Friday 1 December

Start date
27/11/2017  00:00
End date
01/12/2017 
Route affected

Various Arriva Trains Wales routes

 
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Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Each night from 23:00 to 05:00, Network Rail is carrying out engineering work in the Swansea area and between Newport and Hereford, closing various lines.

Monday, from 22:40 buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central / Newport and Hereford.

Monday to Thursday

The 19:30 Manchester Piccadilly to Carmarthen is diverted between Port Talbot Parkway and Carmarthen and will not call at stations between Port Talbot Parkway and Carmarthen. A replacement bus will run between Port Talbot Parkway and Carmarthen calling at all stations.

Tuesday to Friday

The 01:15 Swansea to Carmarthen is replaced by a bus throughout.

The 03:03 Carmarthen to Swansea is replaced by a bus throughout.

The 05:45 Swansea to Pembroke Dock is replaced by a bus between Llanelli and Pembroke Dock.

The 06:04 Swansea to Crewe is replaced by a bus between Swansea and Llanelli.

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.