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 04:45 Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington service from Tuesday 24 to Thursday 26 April

Start date
24/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Parkway and Bristol Temple Meads, closing the lines.

The 04:45 Bristol Temple Meads service will be diverted between Bristol Temple Meads and Swindon, not calling at Bristol Parkway.

A bus will run early from Bristol Parkway at 04:25 to Bristol Temple Meads to connect with the train.

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.