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 Stourbridge Junction and Birmingham Snow Hill until 12:15 on Sunday 4 November

Start date
04/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Chiltern Railways between Kidderminster and London Marylebone

West Midlands Railway between Great Malvern and Stratford-upon-Avon, between Stourbridge Junction and Dorridge, and between Worcester Foregate Street and Birmingham Moor Street

TOC(s) affected
Chiltern RailwaysWest Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Rowley Regis and Smethwick Galton Bridge, closing all lines until 12:15.

Chiltern Railways:

Trains between Kidderminster and London Marylebone will terminate at Birmingham Moor Street. Customers travelling to Birmingham Snow Hill, or stations towards Kidderminster are advised to use West Midlands Railway services at Birmingham Moor Street.

West Midlands Railway:

Trains between Great Malvern / Stourbridge Junction and Dorridge / Stratford-upon-Avon will run between Great Malvern / Stourbridge Junction and also between Birmingham Snow Hill and Stratford-upon-Avon. Rail replacement buses will run between Stourbridge Junction and Birmingham Snow Hill.

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


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.