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 evening Great Western Railway services in the Bristol area from Monday 4 until Friday 8 June

Start date
04/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

between London Paddington / Bristol Temple Meads and Cardiff Central

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway / Patchway nightly from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

Monday to Thursday:

The 23:27 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will be diverted after Patchway to Bristol Parkway, where it will terminate. A replacement bus will run from Bristol Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads, calling at Filton Abbey Wood, Stapleton Road and Lawrence Hill.

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

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:45 Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington service will start from Bristol Parkway. A replacement bus will run between Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway to connect with the service.

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.