Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Newport and Hereford after 22:40 on Sunday 3 December

Start date
03/12/2017  00:00
End date
04/12/2017 
Route affected
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From Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central and from Carmarthen to Hereford

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Newport and Hereford after 22:40 on Sunday 3 December, closing the line.

The 20:30 Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central service will be replaced by a bus between Hereford and Cardiff Central.

The 21:15 Carmarthen to Hereford service will be replaced by a bus between Newport and Hereford.

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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.