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 late night trains between Bristol Parkway and Gloucester on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 May

Start date
21/05/2018  00:00
End date
22/05/2018 
Route affected

between Taunton / Bristol Temple Meads and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa / Great Malvern

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Bristol Parkway and Gloucester, starting on Monday evening and finishing early on Wednesday morning.

As a result, the following trains are amended:

The 20:35 Taunton to Gloucester will terminate at Bristol Parkway. A bus will run between Bristol Parkway and Gloucester, calling at all booked stations.

The 21:20 Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads service will terminate at Gloucester. A bus will run from Gloucester to Bristol Parkway, calling at all booked stations. A train service will run between Bristol Parkway and Bristol Temple Meads.

The 21:36 Great Malvern to Bristol Temple Meads service will be diverted between Gloucester and Bristol Parkway, and will arrive at Bristol stations later than usual.

The 22:42 Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester service will be diverted between Bristol Parkway and Gloucester, arriving at Gloucester later than usual. A replacement bus will between Bristol Parkway and Gloucester.

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.