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.

Revised late night service between Welshpool and Aberystwyth from Monday 5 to Thursday 8 February

Start date
05/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham International / Machynlleth and Aberystwyth

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Welshpool and Aberystwyth, closing all lines from 21:50 each night.

The 20:04 Birmingham International to Aberystwyth service will terminate at Newton. A replacement bus will run from Newtown to Aberystwyth.

The 23:40 Aberystwyth to Machynlleth service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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.

Project Information:

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