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Amended 23:42 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa service from Monday 9 September to Thursday 12 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 09 Sep 2024 to 12 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Swindon and Cheltenham Spa


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Swindon and Gloucester from Monday to Thursday, starting at approximately 23:15 each evening, closing all lines.

The 23:42 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa service will be diverted via an alternative route between Swindon and Gloucester, calling additionally at Bristol Parkway.

The diverted train will be unable to call at Kemble, Stroud or Stonehouse. A bus will provide connections from Swindon to Kemble, Stroud and Stonehouse, and the bus will then continue to call at Gloucester and Cheltenham Spa.

Customers travelling from Swindon to Gloucester and Cheltenham Spa are advised to travel on the diverted train.

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