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 service between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton on Sunday 17 June

Start date
17/06/2018  00:00
End date
17/06/2018 
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales between Birmingham International / Birmingham New Street and Shrewsbury / Chester / Holyhead / Aberystwyth

CrossCountry between Penzance / Plymouth / Paignton / Bournemouth / Southampton Central / Bristol Temple Meads / Reading / Birmingham New Street and Manchester Piccadilly

London Northwestern Railway between Rugby / Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton / Crewe / Liverpool Lime Street

Virgin Trains between London Euston / Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton / Shrewsbury / Preston / Lancaster / Carlisle / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

West Midlands Railway between Walsall / Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for WalesCrossCountryLondon Northwestern RailwayVirgin TrainsWest Midlands Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Sandwell & Dudley and Coseley, closing all lines.

Arriva Trains Wales:

Services will be diverted between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton, which will extend journey times by a few minutes.

CrossCountry:

Services will be diverted between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton, extending journey times by a few minutes. Some southbound services will not call at Stafford.

London Northwestern Railway / West Midlands Railway:

Stopping services between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton will not operate. A replacement bus will run, calling at all stations.

Virgin Trains:

Services will be diverted between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton, and will take longer than usual. As a result, train times will be altered and trains may leave earlier or later than usual. Replacement buses will run to / from Sandwell & Dudley.

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.