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 Clifton Down and Severn Beach on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 September

Start date
22/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Bristol Temple Meads and Avonmouth / Severn Beach

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Shirehampton and Severn Beach on Saturday and Sunday, closing all lines.

As a result, trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Avonmouth / Severn Beach will start / terminate at Clifton Down.

Buses will run between Clifton Down and Avonmouth / Severn Beach.

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


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.