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Train companies affected:Thameslink, East Midlands Railway

Buses replace morning / afternoon trains between Worcester and Bromsgrove / Kidderminster on Sunday 18 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 18 Aug 2024 to 18 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Hereford / Worcester Foregate Street / Worcester Shrub Hill and Birmingham New Street, and between Worcester Foregate Street and Stratford-upon-Avon / Whitlocks End, and also between Worcester Shrub Hill and Dorridge


Engineering work will be taking place between Worcester Shrub Hill and Droitwich Spa until 16:45.

As a result the following alterations will apply:

  • Trains between Hereford and Birmingham New Street will run between Hereford and Worcester Shrub Hill only.

  • Trains between Worcester Foregate Street / Worcester Shrub Hill and Birmingham New Street / Birmingham Moor Street will not run; trains will run between Kidderminster and Dorridge / Stratford-upon-Avon only.

Rail replacement buses will operate between Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street and Kidderminster / Bromsgrove.

Passengers travelling to / from Bromsgrove, University or Birmingham New Street are advised to travel on Cross City train services between Bromsgrove and Birmingham New Street.

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.