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 22 April

Start date
22/04/2018  00:00
End date
22/04/2018 
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales between Fishguard Harbour / Milford Haven / Carmarthen / Swansea 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.

Trains will be replaced by buses between Swansea and Port Talbot Parkway, with the following exceptions:

The 08:07 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Cardiff Central. Replacement buses will run from Swansea, Neath, Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend to Cardiff Central to connect with this train.

The 15:24 Swansea to London Paddington service will not run.

The 19:00 London Paddington to Swansea service will not run.

The 20:37 London Paddington to Swansea will run 7 minutes later than usual from Cardiff Central onwards.

The 21:37 London Paddington to Swansea service will be diverted en-route, and will run 16 minutes later than usual throughout, and will terminate at Port Talbot Parkway.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

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.