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Train companies affected:Elizabeth line, Great Western Railway

Buses replace evening trains between Westbury and Bristol Temple Meads 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 Portsmouth Harbour / Frome and Bristol Temple Meads


Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads / Westbury and Freshford, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 21:23 Portsmouth Harbour to Bristol Temple Meads service will terminate at Westbury. A replacement bus will run from Westbury to Bristol Temple Meads.

  • The 23:45 Bristol Temple Meads to Frome service will not run. A replacement bus will run from Bristol Temple Meads to Keynsham, Oldfield Park, Bath Spa, Bradford-on-Avon, Trowbridge and Westbury. A second bus (minibus) will run from Bristol Temple Meads to Frome, calling at all stations.

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.