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Last updated:Today at 11:54
Train companies affected:Thameslink, East Midlands Railway

Amended late night / early morning Transport for Wales service to / from Shrewsbury from Monday 2 to Friday 6 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 02 Sep 2024 to 06 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Cardiff Central / Shrewsbury and Crewe


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

The 21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe will be diverted via Chester with road transport from Shrewsbury to Crewe.

The 05:19 Crewe to Shrewsbury will not run and will be replaced by a bus.

The 05:28 Shrewsbury to Crewe will not run and will be replaced by a bus.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.