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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Chester and Crewe from Monday 9 to Friday 13 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 09 Sep 2024 to 13 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

21:15 Cardiff Central to Chester

23:30 Crewe to Chester

04:46 Chester to Crewe


Engineering work is taking place between Chester and Crewe, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:15 Cardiff Central to Chester service will terminate at Crewe. A rail replacement bus service will run between Crewe and Chester.

  • The 23:30 Crewe to Chester service will depart 20 minutes earlier at 23:10.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 04:46 Chester to Crewe service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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