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 services between Welshpool and Machynlleth from 21:50 each night from Monday 26 February to Thursday 1 March

Start date
26/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham International / Machynlleth and Aberystwyth

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Track work is taking place between Welshpool and Machynlleth, closing some lines.

From 21:50 each night, Monday to Thursday, the following services will be amended:

  • The 20:04 Birmingham International to Aberystwyth service will terminate at Newtown. A bus will run between Newton and Aberystwyth, calling at all stations
  • The 23:40 Aberystwyth to Machynlleth service will be cancelled and will be replaced by a bus


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.