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 Bangor and Holyhead on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 November

Start date
17/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Transport for Wales between Maesteg / Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Birmingham New Street / Llandudno Junction and Holyhead

Virgin Trains between London Euston / Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Holyhead

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Transport for WalesVirgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Bangor and Holyhead, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Bangor and Holyhead.

Virgin Trains:

On Sunday, the 13:55 Holyhead to London Euston service will start from Chester. Customers for this train should travel on the 14:19 Bangor to Chester train service.

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.