Changes to train times

 

London Midland services during Christmas and New Year 2017/18

Please find below a day-by-day summary of the services that will be running over the Christmas and New Year Bank Holiday period.

From 10 December 2017 these services will be operated by West Midlands Trains.

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Saturday 23 December

 

Saturday service.

Sunday 24 December

 

A Sunday service will operate on most routes, with some services finishing earlier than usual.

Buses replace trains between Birmingham New Street and Rugeley Trent Valley.

Monday 25 December

 

No service.

Tuesday 26 December

 

No service.

Wednesday 27 December

 

Trains will be operating on an amended timetable, with the following exceptions:

Trains will be diverted between Birmingham and Wolverhampton, and buses will serve local stations between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton.

A reduced train service will run between Birmingham and Liverpool South Parkway only, customers can use Merseyrail to get to and from central Liverpool.

Buses will be running between Rugby and Northampton.

Thursday 28 December

 

Trains will be operating on an amended timetable, with the following exceptions:

Trains will be diverted between Birmingham and Wolverhampton, and buses will serve local stations between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton.

Buses will be running between Rugby and Northampton until 12:00.

Friday 29 December

 

Trains will be operating on an amended timetable, with the following exception:

Trains will be diverted between Birmingham and Wolverhampton, and buses will serve local stations between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton.

Saturday 30 December

 

Trains will be operating on an amended timetable, with the following exception:

Trains will be diverted between Birmingham and Wolverhampton, and buses will serve local stations between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton.

Sunday 31 December

 

Trains will be operating on an amended timetable, with the following exceptions:

Trains will be diverted between Birmingham and Wolverhampton, and buses will serve local stations between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton.

No London Midland service between Birmingham New Street and Shrewsbury. Arriva Trains Wales will operate a Sunday timetable running as far as Wolverhampton only.

Monday 1 January 2018

 

Trains will operate on an amended timetable based on Sunday service frequency.

No London Midland service between Birmingham New Street and Shrewsbury. Arriva Trains Wales will operate a Sunday timetable running as far as Wolverhampton only.

Tuesday 2 January

 

Trains will run to an amended timetable.