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 late night / early morning Transport for Wales service between Shrewsbury and Crewe from Monday 8 to Friday 12 April

Start date
08/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Cardiff Central /Milford Haven / Shrewsbury and Crewe

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Crewe from 00:01 until 05:45 each night, blocking all lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will be in place:

The 21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe (Monday - Thursday) will be diverted via Wrexham General and Chester. Replacement road transport will operate from Shrewsbury to Crewe at 00:15, calling at Yorton, Wem, Prees, Whitchurch, Wrenbury and Nantwich.

The 04:50 Crewe to Milford Haven (Tuesday - Friday) will start from Chester at 04:44 and will be diverted via Wrexham General.

The 05:31 Shrewsbury to Crewe will start later at 05:45.

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.