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Buses replace trains between Newport and Shrewsbury on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 21 Sep 2024 to 22 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Milford Haven / Swansea / Cardiff Central and Manchester Piccadilly and

between Cardiff Central and Holyhead


Engineering work is taking place between Newport and Shrewsbury, closing all lines.

Buses replace trains between Newport and Shrewsbury.

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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.