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Buses replace trains between Bangor and Holyhead on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 April  

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Engineering work details

Starts 27 Apr 2024 to 28 Apr 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Avanti West Coast between London Euston / Crewe / Chester and Holyhead

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Manchester Piccadilly / Crewe and Holyhead


Engineering work is taking place between Bangor and Holyhead, closing all lines.

Avanti West Coast:

Buses replace trains between Bangor and Holyhead.

Transport for Wales:

Buses replace trains between Bangor and Holyhead.


  • The 22:29 Crewe to Holyhead (Sunday only) service will not run. A rail replacement bus service will run between Cheser and Holyhead. If you are travelling between Crewe and Chester you should travel on earlier services.

  • The 04:21 Holyhead to Cardiff Central (Monday only) service will run later than normal between Holyhead and Chester.

  • The 04:52 Holyhead to Manchester Airport (Monday only) service will start from Llandudno Junction.

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.