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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth from Tuesday 9 to Thursday 11 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 09 Jan 2024 to 11 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Transport for Wales between Birmingham International / Machynlleth and Aberystwyth


Engineering work is taking place between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth, closing all lines overnight. ​​​​​​​

Tuesday and Wednesday:

The 20:08 Birmingham International to Aberystwyth service will terminate at Machynlleth. A replacement bus will run from Machynlleth to Aberystwyth.

The 23:39 Aberystwyth to Machynlleth service will be replaced by a bus.

Wednesday and Thursday:

The 04:41 Machynlleth to Aberystwyth service will be replaced by a bus.

The 05:23 Aberystwyth to Birmingham International service will start from Machynlleth at 05:58. A replacement bus will run from Machynlleth to Aberystwyth.

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.