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Buses replace trains between Shrewsbury and Newtown / Aberystwyth on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 January 

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Transport for Wales between Birmingham International and Shrewsbury / Machynlleth / Aberystwyth


Engineering work is taking place between Newtown and Machynlleth, closing all lines. ​​​​​​​

Buses will replace trains between Shrewsbury / Newtown and Machynlleth / Aberystwyth.

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.