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Last updated:Today at 05:44
Train companies affected:Grand Central, LNER
Last updated:Yesterday at 15:56
Train companies affected:South Western Railway

Amended 23:22 Birmingham New Street to Rugeley Trent Valley service from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 15 Jan 2024 to 18 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

West Midlands Railway between Birmingham New Street and Rugeley Trent Valley


Engineering work is taking place between Walsall and Hednesford, closing all lines on Monday to Thursday evenings. ​​​​​​​

The 23:22 Birmingham New Street to Rugeley Trent Valley service will terminate at Walsall at 23:48.

A rail replacement bus service will run, departing from Walsall at 23:58, Bloxwich at 00:02, Bloxwich North at 00:05, Landywood at 00:12, Cannock at 00:18, Hednesford at 00:24, Rugeley Town at 00:36, arriving at Rugeley Trent Valley at 00:39.

Check before you travel: 

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice: 

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.