Changes to train times

 

Virgin Trains services during Christmas and New Year 2017/18

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

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Saturday 23 December

 

Normal service subject to engineering work.

Sunday 24 December

 

A revised timetable will run on Christmas Eve, with an early shutdown. Please check in advance for the last services to your destination.

Because of engineering work, train services between London Euston / Birmingham New Street and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh, will operate between London Euston / Birmingham New Street and Preston and between Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh. Buses will replace trains between Preston and Lancaster.

Services that are routed via Birmingham New Street, will call additionally at Stafford but will not call at Sandwell & Dudley.

Monday 25 December

 

No service.

Tuesday 26 December

 

No service.

Wednesday 27 December

 

A revised timetable will be in operation, and services will resume later than normal.

Because of engineering work:

Train services between London Euston / Birmingham New Street and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh, will operate between London Euston / Birmingham New Street and Preston and between Lancaster and Glasgow Central / Edinburgh. Buses will replace trains between Preston and Lancaster.

There will be a reduced service in each direction on the London Euston to Birmingham New Street route, with services directed between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton via Aston, not calling at Sandwell & Dudley. Only services at the start and end of the day will operate as through services to and from Wolverhampton.

Thursday 28 December

 

Because of engineering work, there will be a reduced service in each direction on the London Euston to Birmingham New Street route, with services directed between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton via Aston, not calling at Sandwell & Dudley. Only services at the start and end of the day will operate as through services to and from Wolverhampton.

Friday 29 December

 

Because of engineering work, there will be a reduced service in each direction on the London Euston to Birmingham New Street route, with services directed between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton via Aston, not calling at Sandwell & Dudley. Only services at the start and end of the day will operate as through services to and from Wolverhampton.

Saturday 30 December

 

There will be two services per hour in each direction between London Euston and Birmingham New Street. The only through services between Wolverhampton and London are at the start and end of service. Trains will not call at Sandwell & Dudley.

Sunday 31 December

 

A revised timetable will run on New Years Eve, with an early shutdown. Please check in advance for the last services to your destination.

There will be two services per hour in each direction between London Euston and Birmingham New Street. The only through services between Wolverhampton and London are at the start and end of service. Trains will not call at Sandwell & Dudley.

Monday 1 January 2018

 

There will be two services per hour in each direction between London Euston and Birmingham New Street. The only through services between Wolverhampton and London are at the start and end of service. Trains will not call at Sandwell & Dudley.

Tuesday 2 January

 

There will be two services per hour in each direction between London Euston and Birmingham New Street. The only through services between Wolverhampton and London are at the start and end of service. Trains will not call at Sandwell & Dudley.