Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended evening Great Western Railway services in the Bristol Temple Meads area from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 February

Start date
04/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Bristol Temple Meads and Cardiff Central / Swansea and also between Bristol Temple Meads and Frome.

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place at various points in the Bristol area, closing some lines.

Monday to Wednesday:

The 23:27 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will run 5 minutes later than usual between Patchway and Bristol Temple Meads.


The 22:45 London Paddington to Swansea and the 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central services will run 5 minutes later than usual between Patchway and Severn Tunnel Junction.

The 23:20 Bristol Temple Meads to Frome service will terminate at Westbury. A replacement bus will run between Westbury and Frome.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.