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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Neath and Swansea from Tuesday 28 to Thursday 30 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 28 May 2024 to 30 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea

Description

Engineering work is taking place between Neath and Swansea, closing various lines overnight from Tuesday evening until Friday morning.

Tuesday and Wednesday:

The 21:48 and 22:49 London Paddington to Swansea services will terminate at Neath. Replacement buses will run between Neath and Swansea. On Wednesday the 22:49 London Paddington to Swansea (terminating at Neath) service will incur a few minutes extra journey time between Bristol Parkway and Newport.

Wednesday and Thursday:

The 03:46 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Neath (later than usual). A replacement bus will run between Swansea and Neath. The train will call at Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend later than usual, and will then run normally.

Thursday:

The 22:49 London Paddington to Swansea service will incur a few minutes extra journey time between Bristol Parkway and Newport.

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.