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Last updated:Today at 10:00
Train companies affected:South Western Railway
Last updated:Today at 04:05
Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace trains between Wrexham General and Chester after 18:15 on Saturday 10 and all day on Sunday 11 February 

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Engineering work details

Starts 10 Feb 2024 to 11 Feb 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Avanti West Coast between Wrexham General and London Euston

Transport for Wales between Carmarthen / Cardiff Central and Chester / Holyhead / Manchester Piccadilly


Engineering work is taking place between x and y, closing z lines.

Avanti West Coast:

After 18:15 on Saturday and all day on Sunday, trains that usually run to / from Wrexham General will run to / from Chester instead. Replacement buses will run between Wrexham General and Chester, connecting with train services.

Transport for Wales:

After 18:15 on Saturday and all day on Sunday, buses will replace trains between:

  • Shrewsbury and Chester via Wrexham Central.

  • Shrewsbury and Crewe (for stations between Shrewsbury and Crewe).

  • Crewe and Chester.

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.