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Last updated:Today at 20:37
Train companies affected:CrossCountry, LNER, Lumo, TransPennine Express

Amended 07:55 and 08:32 Swansea to London Paddington services on Sunday 24 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Dec 2023 to 24 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Swansea and London Paddington


Engineering work is taking place between Swansea and Bridgend, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

The 07:55 Swansea to London Paddington (terminating Reading) will start from Cardiff Central. An earlier rail replacement bus will depart from Swansea (fast) to Cardiff Central to connect into the train. Also a bus from Neath, Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend to Cardiff Central to connect. This bus starts from Swansea. Swansea - Cardiff Central customers to use the fast bus.

The 08:32 Swansea to London Paddington(terminating Reading) will depart a few minutes later than normal.

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.