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 / early morning service to and from Bristol Temple Meads from Monday 19 to Friday 23 November

Start date
19/11/2018  00:00
End date
23/11/2018 
Route affected

To and from Bristol Temple Meads

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Overnight engineering work is taking place in the Bristol Temple Meads area, closing various lines.

Monday

The 05:15 Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington (via Newbury) will start from Westbury. Customers should use alternative rail services from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury. 

Monday - Thursday

The 22:15 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads will be diverted after Swindon to Bristol Parkway where it will terminate. It will NOT call at Chippenham and Bath Spa. Customers should use alternative rail services from Swindon to Chippenham, Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads

The 22:20 Bristol Temple Meads to Severn Beach will terminate at Avonmouth. A bus will run from Avonmouth to Severn Beach.

The 23:08 Severn Beach to Bristol Temple Meads will start from Avonmouth earlier than normal.
There will be a bus at 23:15 from Severn Beach to Bristol Temple Meads calling all stations.

The 23:27 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads will be diverted after Patchway to terminate at Bristol Parkway. A bus will run from Bristol Parkway to Filton Abbey Wood, Stapleton Road, Lawrence Hill and Bristol Temple Meads.

Monday - Friday

The 04:45 Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington will start from Bristol Parkway. A bus will run earlier than the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Bristol Parkway to connect into the train.

The 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central will terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. A bus will run from Bristol Temple Meads setting down only at Newport and Cardiff Central.

Tuesday - Friday

The 05:15 Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington (via Newbury) will start from Bath Spa. Customers are to use alternative rail services.

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

Bicycles:

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.