Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Shrewsbury and Crewe after 22:00 on Sunday 7 January

Start date
07/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Shrewsbury and Chester

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Lineside maintenance is taking place between Shrewsbury and Crewe, closing the line.

After 22:00, trains that usually run between Shrewsbury and Crewe will be diverted via Wrexham.

Buses will replace trains between Shrewsbury and Crewe.

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You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner


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.