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Last updated:Today at 09:23
Train companies affected:Gatwick Express, Southern, Thameslink

Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Severn Tunnel Junction and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa from Monday 18 to Friday 22 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 18 Mar 2024 to 22 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Transport for Wales between Maesteg and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa


Engineering work is taking place between Severn Tunnel Junction and Gloucester, closing all lines overnight.

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:15 Maesteg to Gloucester service will be replaced by a bus between Severn Tunnel Junction and Gloucester.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 05:37 Cheltenham Spa to Maesteg service will be replaced by a bus between Cheltenham Spa and Severn Tunnel Junction.

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.