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 service between Cardiff Central and Newport from Monday 19 until Friday 23 February

Start date
19/02/2018  00:00
End date
23/02/2018 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway service between Cardiff Central and Paignton / Penzance / Exeter St Davids / Portsmouth Harbour / Westbury / Bristol Temple Meads / London Paddington

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Newport throughout the week, closing some lines between these stations.

Throughout each day, some trains from Cardiff Central will start from Newport. Customers should use alternative train services from Cardiff Central to Newport.

Throughout each day, some trains from the Bristol Temple Meads direction will terminate at Newport. Customers should use alternative train services from Newport to Cardiff Central.

Most other trains, including those to and from Portsmouth Harbour and London Paddington, will run up to 10 minutes later than usual between Newport 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.