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 North Wales Coast service from Monday 22 until Friday 26 January

Start date
22/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Birmingham New Street to Holyhead

Llandudno to Crewe / Llandudno Junction

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Chester and Holyhead, closing some lines overnight.

Monday to Thursday

22:52 Birmingham New Street to Holyhead service will be replaced by a bus between Chester and Holyhead.

Tuesday to Friday

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.

05:54 Llandudno to Llandudno Junction service starts at the later time 05:58.

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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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.