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Buses replace late night trains between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads via Bath Spa from Monday 25 to Thursday 28 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 25 Mar 2024 to 28 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads


Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads, closing some lines.

As a result, the 22:28 (Monday to Wednesday) and 23:32 (Monday to Thursday) London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads services will be diverted between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads, not calling at Chippenham or Bath Spa.

Replacement buses will run between Swindon and Bath Spa via Chippenham. These buses will continue to Bristol Temple Meads.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.