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 evening trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway / Cardiff Central from Monday 12 to Thursday 15 March

Start date
12/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Cardiff Central

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place in the Patchway area, closing all lines every evening from Monday evening to early on Friday morning.

The 23:27 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will diverted to terminate at Bristol Parkway. A replacement bus will run from Bristol Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads.

The 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central service will terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. A replacement bus will run from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.

Location Map:

For further location information on any railway station, please use this zoomable map


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.