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Train companies affected:Thameslink, East Midlands Railway

Amended service in the Nuneaton area on Saturday 17 August to Friday 23 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 17 Aug 2024 to 23 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

CrossCountry between Bournemouth and Birmingham New Street

West Midlands Railway between Leamington Spa and Nuneaton

Description

Engineering work wll be taking place between Birmingham New Street and Water Orton, closing some lines.

CrossCountry:

The following amendments will take place:

  • Birmingham New Street and Stansted Airport services will start and terminate at Coleshill Parkway

  • Nottingham and Cardiff Central services will operate between Nottingham and Coleshill Parkway, and also between Birmingham New Street and Cardiff Central.

  • Trains to/from North East and Scotland will divert via an alternative route not calling at Tamworth. Journey times will be extended by one hour.

Rail replacement road transport will operate between Birmingham New Street and Water Orton / Coleshill Parkway.

West Midlands Railway:

Monday to Friday only:

Trains between Leamington Spa and Nuneaton will run between Coventry and Nuneaton only.

Rail replacement road transport will operate between Leamington Spa and Coventry.

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.