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 22:15 Birmingham New Street to Rugeley Trent Valley service from Monday 15 until Thursday 18 October

Start date
15/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

West Midlands Railway between Birmingham New Street and Rugeley Trent Valley

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Walsall and Rugeley Trent Valley each night from 23:15, closing all lines.

Each night, the 22:15 Birmingham New Street to Rugeley Trent Valley service will terminate at Walsall. A bus will be provided to run from Walsall to Rugeley Trent Valley.

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.