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 04:45 Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington service from Tuesday 20 to Friday 23 March

Start date
20/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Bristol Temple Meads and London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Parkway and Bristol Temple Meads, closing the lines.

Between Tuesday and Friday the 04:45 Bristol Temple Meads service will depart at 04:49 and will be diverted between Bristol Temple Meads and Swindon, not calling at Bristol Parkway.

A bus will run from Bristol Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads to connect with the train.

 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.


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.