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 Bristol Temple Meads and Patchway from 23:40 to 23:59 each night between Monday 26 and Friday 30 November

Start date
26/11/2018  00:00
End date
30/11/2018 
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Cardiff Central

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Patchway, closing all lines.

Monday 26 - Thursday 29 November

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 or Bath Spa

The 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central will terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. Road transport will run from Bristol Temple Meads, calling at Newport and Cardiff Central.

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

Friday 30 November

The 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central will terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. Road transport will run from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport and Cardiff Central.

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.