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Last updated:Today at 10:00
Train companies affected:South Western Railway
Last updated:Today at 04:05
Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace late night trains between Shrewsbury and Chester via Wrexham General on Monday 8 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 08 Jan 2024 to 08 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Transport for Wales between Birmingham International / Shrewsbury and Chester / Manchester Piccadilly


Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Chester via Wrexham General, closing lines late on Monday evening. ​​​​​​​

The 21:08 Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly service will be diverted to run via Nantwich and Crewe. A replacement bus will run between Shrewsbury and Chester.

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

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.