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.

No trains between Wembley Stadium and Gerrards Cross on Sunday 18 November

Start date
18/11/2018  00:00
End date
18/11/2018 
Route affected
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between London Marylebone and Aylesbury / Aylesbury Vale Parkway / Banbury / Birmingham Moor Street / Birmingham Snow Hill / Gerrards Cross / Kidderminster

 
TOC(s) affected
Chiltern Railways
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Wembley Stadium and Gerrards Cross, closing all lines between these stations.

As a result, Chiltern Railways will be operating a heavily amended timetable and customers are advised to allow extra time to complete their journey, as journey times are expected to be considerably longer. Changes are as follows:

  • 1 train per hour will run between London Marylebone and Banbury / Birmingham Moor Street (trains will be diverted via an alternative route between London Marylebone and Banbury)
  • 1 train per hour will run between Gerrards Cross and Birmingham Snow Hill
  • 2 trains per hour will run between Gerrards Cross and Oxford
  • 2 trains per hour will run directly between London Marylebone and Amersham / Aylesbury / Ashbury Vale Parkway
  • 1 train per hour will run between London Marylebone and Amersham / Aylesbury, calling at intermediate stations
  • A shuttle train service will run between Leamington Spa and Stratford-upon-Avon / Birmingham Moor Street

 

Alternative travel advice:
Rail replacement buses will be in operation on the following routes:

  • between Amersham and High Wycombe (customers can use this rail replacement bus service to connect with London Underground services)
  • between Aylesbury Vale Parkway and Bicester Village
  • between Princes Risborough and Monks Risborough / Little Kimble / Aylesbury
  • between Gerrards Cross and Denham / Hillingdon / West Ruislip (customers can use this rail replacement bus service to connect with London Underground services)

Customers may also use their tickets on London Underground services on the following routes:

  • Metropolitan line between Hillingdon / Amersham and Baker Street
  • Bakerloo line between Wembley Central and Oxford Circus
  • Central line between West Ruislip and Oxford Circus

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

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.