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Buses replace late night trains to / from Chippenham / Bath Spa from Monday 12 to Thursday 15 February 

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Engineering work details

Starts 12 Feb 2024 to 15 Feb 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads


Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads via Bath Spa, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the following trains will be diverted, and will not call at Chippenham or Bath Spa:

  • The 22:28 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service.

  • The 23:32 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service.

Replacement buses will run from Swindon to Bristol Temple Meads, calling at Chippenham and Bath Spa.

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.