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 late night West Midlands Railway service between Great Malvern and Hereford from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 September

Start date
24/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham / Worcester and Hereford

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Great Malvern and Hereford, closing the lines. 

The 21:00 Birmingham New Street to Hereford service will terminate at Great Malvern. If you are travelling to Colwall, Ledbury or Hereford, you should use the 20:20 Great Western Railway service from Great Malvern.

The 22:29 Hereford to Worcester Shrub Hill service will be replaced by a bus.

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.