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 services between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads from Monday 14 to Thursday 17 May

Start date
14/05/2018  00:00
End date
17/05/2018 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Cardiff Central

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

As a result, the 22:15 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service will be diverted between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads, and will not call at Chippenham or Bath Spa. A replacement bus will run between Swindon, Chippenham and Bath Spa.

The 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central service (terminating at Bristol Temple Meads), will be diverted between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads, not calling at Chippenham or Bath Spa. A replacement bus will run between Swindon, Chippenham and Bath Spa.

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.