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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth from Monday 29 April to Thursday 2 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 29 Apr 2024 to 02 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Transport for Wales between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth / Birmingham International


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth, closing all lines.

Monday to Wednesday:

  • The 20:08 Birmingham International to Aberystwyth service will terminate at Machynlleth. A rail replacement bus service will run between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth.

  • The 23:40 Aberystwyth to Machynlleth service will be replaced by a bus throughout

Tuesday and Thursday:

  • The 04:41 Machynlleth to Aberystwyth service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

  • The 05:24 Aberystwyth to Birmingham International service will start from Machynlleth. An earlier rail replacement bus service will run between Aberystwyth and Machynlleth.

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.