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.

Buses replace trains between Newport and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa from Monday 12 to Thursday 15 February

Start date
12/02/2018  00:00
End date
15/02/2018 
Route affected

between Maesteg / Cardiff Central and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place each evening between Newport and Gloucester, closing all lines.

As a result, the 2215 Maesteg to Gloucester service will terminate at Newport. A replacement bus will run between Newport and Gloucester.

The 2300 Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central service will not run, and will be replaced by a bus. This will call at all stations between Cheltenham Spa and Cardiff Central.

Check before you travel:

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

Bicycles:

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.