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.

No trains at Bristol Parkway until 15:35 on Sunday 26 May

Start date
26/05/2019  00:00
End date
26/05/2019 
Route affected
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Between Penzance and Birmingham New Street / Edinburgh and between Plymouth and Leeds / York / Manchester Piccadilly / Newcastle / Edinburgh / Glasgow Central and between Bristol Temple Meads and Brimingham New Street

Great Western Railway between Bristol Temple Meads and Worcester Shrub Hill and between Taunton and Cheltenham Spa

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Patchway / Bristol Parkway.

CrossCountry:

Until 15:35, train services will not call at Bristol Parkway and will be diverted via Gloucester, calling additionally at Patchway, Newport and Gloucester. This will extend journey times by approximately 1 hour.

Replacement road transport will operate between Patchway and Bristol Parkway.

Great Western Railway:

The following alterations will be in place:

  • The 09:20, 12:11 & 14:39 Bristol Temple Meads to Worcester Shrub Hill services will start from Gloucester. Replacement road transport will operate earlier from Bristol Temple Meads, calling at all stations to connect with the train service at Gloucester.
  • The 10:04 Cheltenham Spa to Taunton will terminate at Gloucester. Replacement road transport will operate between Gloucester and Bristol Temple Meads, calling at all stations.
  • The 11:38 Worcester Shrub Hill to Bristol Temple Meads will terminate at Gloucester. Replacement road transport will operate between Gloucester and Bristol Temple Meads, calling at all stations.
  • The 08:45, 10:45 & 12:45 London Paddington to Swansea and the 09:45, 11:45 & 13:45 London Paddington to Carmarthen services will be diverted between Swindon and Newport, not calling at Bristol Parkway.
  • The 07:53, 09:24, 10:24, 11:24, 12:24 & 13:24 Swansea to London Paddington and the 08:05 Cardiff Central to London Paddington services will be diverted between Newport and Swindon, not calling at Bristol Parkway.

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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.