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 service between Holyhead and Chester from Monday 29 January to Thursday 1 February

Start date
29/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Holyhead and Chester

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Lineside equipment is being renewed overnight each night between Holyhead and Chester closing all lines.

22:52 Birmingham New Street to Holyhead service terminates at Chester. A replacement bus will run from Chester to Holyhead.

04:38 (Tue-Fri) Llandudno to Crewe service starts from Chester. A replacement bus will run EARLIER from Rhyl to Chester to connect with the train service.

05:54 (Tue-Fri) Llandudno to Llandudno Junction will set off a little bit later than normal at 05:58.

Check before you travel:

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.