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 in the Bristol Temple Meads area from Monday 16 until Thursday 19 April

Start date
16/04/2018  00:00
End date
19/04/2018 
Route affected

Bristol Temple Meads to Frome / Westbury / Swindon

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Bradford-on-Avon and Westbury, closing some lines overnight.

Monday to Thursday

23:20 Bristol Temple Meads to Frome service will depart at the earlier time 22:50. A bus will also depart Bristol Temple Meads for Westbury at 23:20. A minibus will depart Bristol Temple Meads at 23:20 calling at all stations to Frome.

22:15 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads and the 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central will both divert not calling at Chippenham and Bath Spa.

Connecting buses will depart Swindon at 23:38 and 00:53 running through to Bristol Temple Meads, calling at Chippenham and Bath Spa.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Bicycles:

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.