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 and early morning North Wales Coast services from Monday 11 to Friday 15 December

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

Trains between Birmingham New Street / Chester and Holyhead

Trains between Llandudno and Crewe / Llandudno Junction

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Work on the signalling equipment is taking place between Chester and Holyhead, closing various lines overnight and early morning.

Monday to Thursday

The 22:52 Birmingham New Street to Holyhead service will terminate at Chester. A bus will run between Chester and Holyhead.

Tuesday to Friday

The 04:38 Llandudno to Crewe service will start from Chester at 05:37. A bus will run between Rhyl and Chester to connect with the train.

The 05:54 Llandudno to Llandudno Junction service starts at the later time of 06:04.

The 06:13 Llandudno Junction to Llandudno service starts at the later time of 06:17.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.


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.