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 late night service between Cardiff Central and Bristol Temple Meads from Monday 23 until Wednesday 25 April

Start date
23/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Cardiff Central and Bristol Temple Meads

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Patchway and Bristol Temple Meads, closing all lines.

The 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central service will terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. A bus will operate from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central.

The 23:27 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads will be diverted to Bristol Parkway, where it will terminate. A bus will operate from Bristol Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads.

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


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.