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Last updated:Today at 20:52
Train companies affected:Greater Anglia, Stansted Express, CrossCountry

Amended late night service between Shrewsbury and Chester from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 June 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Jun 2024 to 27 Jun 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Shrewsbury and Chester


Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Chester, closing some lines.

Monday - Thursday

The 21:09 Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted to run non-stop via an alternative route between Shrewsbury and Chester. A connecting bus departs Shrewsbury at 22:32 calling at all stations to Chester via Wrexham General.

Please note, the bus will arrive at Chester after the services towards Manchester have departed. Customers for stations between Chester and Manchester are advised to travel on an earlier service.

The 22:32 Chester to Shrewsbury service will be replaced by bus throughout.

The 23:40 Shrewsbury to Chester service will be replaced by bus throughout.

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.