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.

Buses replace late night trains between Shrewsbury and Crewe on Sunday 19 May

Start date
19/05/2019  00:00
End date
19/05/2019 
Route affected
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Between Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Shrewsbury and Chester

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Crewe, closing all lines.

The 21:12 Cardiff Central to Chester service will be diverted via Wrexham General. Passengers for stations to Crewe should change at Shrewsbury and travel on the 23:24 replacement road transport .

The 21:08 Birmingham International to Chester service will be diverted via Wrexham General. Passengers for Crewe should change at Shrewsbury and travel on 22:40 replacement road transport.
 
The 23:00 Chester to Shrewsbury will start later at 23:22 and be diverted via Wrexham General. Passengers for Crewe should travel on the 23:00 replacement road transport. Passengers from Crewe for Shrewsbury travel on 23:23 replacement road transport.

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.