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Buses replace late night trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Cardiff Central on Saturday 27 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 27 Jan 2024 to 27 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between Portsmouth Harbour / Bristol Temple Meads and Cardiff Central

Description

Engineering work is taking place between Severn Tunnel Junction and Pilning, closing all lines on Saturday evening. ​​​​​​​

As a result:

  • The 20:23 Portsmouth Harbour to Cardiff Central service will terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. A replacement bus will run from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central.

  • The 21:59 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will be replaced by a bus.

  • The 22:47 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will be replaced by a bus.

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.