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 Swansea and Port Talbot Parkway on Sunday 15 April

Start date
15/04/2018  00:00
End date
15/04/2018 
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales between Carmarthen / Milford Haven and Cardiff Central / Newport / Hereford / Manchester Piccadilly

Great Western Railway between Carmarthen / Swansea and London Paddington

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains WalesGreat Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Swansea and Port Talbot Parkway, closing all lines.

Arriva Trains Wales:

No trains will run between Swansea and Port Talbot Parkway. Replacement bus services will run between these stations, connecting with train services.

Great Western Railway:

Most services to / from London Paddington will be amended to terminate at Port Talbot Parkway.

The 19:00 London Paddington to Swansea, and the 15:24 Swansea to London Paddington services will not run.

The 08:07 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Cardiff Central. Replacement buses will run between Swansea and Cardiff Central, 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.

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.