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 Shrewsbury and Machynlleth on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 February

Start date
17/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Pwllheli / Barmouth / Aberystwyth / Machynlleth and Shrewsbury / Birmingham International

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Machynlleth on Saturday and Sunday, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Shrewsbury and Machynlleth, and will connect with trains towards Aberystwyth / Pwllheli and Birmingham International.

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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.