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 service between Moreton-in-Marsh and Worcester Shrub Hill between Monday 19 and Friday 23 November

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

Between London Paddington and Worcester Foregate Street / Hereford / Great Malvern, and also between Didcot Parkway / Oxford and Worcester Foregate Street

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Station improvement work is taking place between Moreton-in-Marsh and Worcester Shrub Hill, closing some lines.

Most services from London Paddington / Didcot Parkway / Oxford towards Worcester Shrub Hill will terminate at Moreton-in-Marsh. Some services will terminate at Oxford.

An hourly bus service will operate between Moreton-in-Marsh and Worcester Shrub Hill, calling at all stations.

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.