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Amended late night trains in the Coventry / Birmingham New Street / Wolverhampton area from Monday 13 to Thursday 16 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 13 May 2024 to 16 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Avanti West Coast between London Euston and Wolverhampton


Engineering work is taking place between Rugby and Coventry, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result:

  • The 22:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton service will be diverted after Birmingham New Street to run via Bescot (not calling), and will be retimed at Wolverhampton.

  • The 23:00 London Euston to Wolverhampton service will not run.

  • The 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton service will be diverted to run via Nuneaton / Stafford, and will not call at Coventry, Birmingham International or Birmingham New Street. Replacement buses will run between Rugby and Birmingham International, and Coventry and Birmingham New Street (no connections between these two buses possible).

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.