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Amended 23:42 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa service service from Monday 16 to Thursday 19 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 16 Sep 2024 to 19 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between Swindon and Cheltenham Spa


Engineering work is taking place between Stonehouse and Gloucester, closing all lines on Monday to Thursday evenings.

The 23:42 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa will divert between Swindon and Gloucester (via Bristol Parkway and Severn Tunnel Junction – not calling at either). It will not call at Kemble, Stroud and Stonehouse. It will terminate Gloucester.

Road transport will operate at 23:42 from Swindon to Kemble, Stroud, Stonehouse Town Hall, Gloucester(set down only) and Cheltenham Spa. Gloucester customers to use the train where possible. Customers from Gloucester to Cheltenham Spa travel by earlier train services.

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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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.