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 evening / morning trains between Hereford and Cardiff Central on Sunday 31 March and Monday 1 April

Start date
31/03/2019  00:00
End date
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Transport for Wales between Manchester Piccadilly / Hereford and Cardiff Central / Barry Island / Carmarthen

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Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Hereford and Newport from 22:00 on Sunday until 05:50 on Monday.


The 20:30 Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central service will terminate at Hereford. A replacement bus will run between Hereford and Cardiff Central.

The 21:15 Carmarthen to Hereford service will terminate at Cardiff Central. A replacement bus will run between Cardiff Central and Hereford.


The 05:26 Hereford to Barry Island service will terminate at Cardiff Central. A separate train will run between Cardiff Central and Barry Island.

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.