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Amended late night / early morning services between Shrewsbury and Crewe from Monday 29 April to Friday 3 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 29 Apr 2024 to 03 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Shrewsbury and Crewe


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

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe service is diverted and will run non-stop between Shrewsbury and Crewe. A rail replacement bus service will run between Shrewsbury and Crewe calling at stations via Nantwich.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 04:54 Crewe to Cardiff Central service will depart earlier from Crewe.

  • The 05:19 Crewe to Shrewsbury will run non-stop between Crewe and Shrewsbury, departing Crewe earlier. A rail replacement bus will run between Crewe and Shrewsbury calling at stations via Nantwich.

  • The 05:28 Shrewsbury to Crewe service will run 20 minutes later 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.