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 Chester and Llandudno Junction on Sunday 11 February

Start date
11/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales between Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Crewe / Manchester Piccadilly and Holyhead

Virgin Trains between London Euston / Crewe and Holyhead

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains WalesVirgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place all day Sunday between Chester and Llandudno Junction. As a result, all lines will be closed.

Buses will replace trains between Chester and Llandudno Junction. Amended train services will run between Llandudno Junction and Holyhead.

Virgin Trains customers will be able to use their tickets with Arriva Trains Wales between Chester and Holyhead at no extra cost.

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.