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 trains between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth after 21:45 from Monday 26 to Friday 30 March

Start date
26/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

between Birmingham International / Machynlleth and Aberystwyth

TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains Wales

Engineering work is taking place overnight, closing all lines.

The 20:04 Birmingham International to Aberystwyth service terminates at Machynlleth. A replacement bus will run between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth.

The 23:40 Aberystwyth to Machynlleth service will be replaced by a bus service, calling at all booked stations.

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.