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Train companies affected:Greater Anglia, Stansted Express, CrossCountry

Buses replace trains between Birmingham New Street and Lichfield Trent Valley / Tame Bridge Parkway via Aston from Monday 27 to Friday 31 May  

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Engineering work details

Starts 27 May 2024 to 31 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

between Redditch / Bromsgrove and Lichfield Trent Valley and

between Wolverhampton and Walsall and

between Birmingham International / Birmingham New Street and Rugeley Trent Valley

Description

Engineering work is taking place between Aston and Witton / Lichfield Trent Valley, closing all lines.

Train services between Redditch / Bromsgrove and Four Oaks / Lichfield Trent Valley will run between Redditch / Bromsgrove and Birmingham New Street only. Rail replacement buses will operate between Birmingham New Street and Four Oaks / Lichfield Trent Valley.

Trains between Wolverhampton and Walsall will run between Wolverhampton and Birmingham New Street only. Rail replacement buses will operate between Birmingham New Street and Tame Bridge Parkway - also calling at Duddeston, Aston, Witton, Perry Barr and Hamstead.

Train services between Birmingham International / Birmingham New Street and Rugeley Trent Valley will run to an amended timetable and will call additionally at Hamstead and Bescot Stadium.

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.