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Amended evening Transport for Wales services between Shrewsbury and Crewe on Sunday 5 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 05 May 2024 to 05 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

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

Description

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

As a result:

  • The 20:30 Manchester Piccadilly to Cardiff Central service will be diverted to run via Wrexham General. A replacement bus will run between Crewe and Shrewsbury.

  • The 21:07 Cardiff Central to Chester service will be diverted to run via Wrexham General. A replacement bus will run from Shrewsbury to Chester via Crewe.

  • The 21:45 Crewe to Shrewsbury service will be replaced by a bus.

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.