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Amended 23:42 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa service from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 June 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Jun 2024 to 27 Jun 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between Swindon and Cheltenham Spa


Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Bristol Parkway, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the 23:42 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa will start earlier than usual, and will be diverted between Swindon and Gloucester (via Bath Spa and Severn Tunnel Junction), and will not call at Kemble, Stroud or Stonehouse. The train will then terminate at Gloucester.

A replacement bus will run at 23:42 from Swindon to Cheltenham Spa, calling at Kemble, Stroud, Stonehouse (Town Hall) and Gloucester (disembark only).

For Gloucester, you should use the train where possible. For travel between Gloucester and Cheltenham Spa, you should travel by earlier train services.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.