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 trains between Newport and Severn Tunnel Junction / Gloucester until 14:00 on Sunday 8 July

Start date
08/07/2018  00:00
End date
08/07/2018 
Route affected
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Arriva Trains Wales services between Newport and Cheltenham Spa.

CrossCountry services between Newport and Severn Tunnel Junction

 
TOC(s) affected
Arriva Trains WalesCrossCountryGreat Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Newport and Severn Tunnel Junction, also between Newport and Cheltenham Spa until 14:00 on Sunday 8 July, closing some lines.

Buses will replace Arriva Trains Wales services between Newport and Cheltenham Spa.

Buses will replace CrossCountry services between Newport and Severn Tunnel Junction

It is not yet known how Great Western Railway will be effected.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.