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 early morning service through Westbury on Sunday 17 February

Start date
17/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Bristol Temple Meads and Weymouth; between Westbury and Swindon; between Exeter St Davids and London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Early morning engineering work is taking place between Trowbridge, Westbury and Castle Cary until 09:25, closing all lines.

A number of early morning trains that run through Westbury will be retimed or amended.

In addition, the following trains will be cancelled:

  • 07:55 Westbury to Warminster
  • 08:11 Warminster to Swindon (replaced by a bus from Warminster to Chippenham)
  • 08:56 Westbury to Cardiff Central
  • 09:26 Swindon to Westbury (replaced by a bus from Chippenham to Westbury)

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.