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Last updated:Today at 18:02
Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, ScotRail, TransPennine Express

Buses replace trains between Shrewsbury and Crewe on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 June 

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Engineering work details

Starts 01 Jun 2024 to 02 Jun 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Shrewsbury and Crewe / Manchester Piccadilly / Chester


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

Trains that usually run via Nantwich will be amended to run via Wrexham / Chester instead.

Replacement buses will run between Shrewsbury and Crewe via Nantwich.

A shuttle train service will run between Crewe and Manchester Piccadilly.

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.