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 overnight midweek service between Newport and Gloucester from Monday 19 until Thursday 22 February

Start date
19/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Maesteg to Gloucester

Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Newport and Gloucester each night, closing the line.

The 22:15 Maesteg to Gloucester service terminates at Newport. A bus will be provided between Newport and Gloucester.

The 23:00 Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central service will not run. A bus will be provided throughout.

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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.