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 23:36 Swindon to Gloucester from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 March

Start date
04/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Swindon and Gloucester

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Stonehouse from 23:05 until 05:25 each night, closing all lines.

As a result of this, from Monday to Thursday the 23:36 Swindon to Gloucester will be diverted via Bristol Parkway, not calling at Kemble, Stroud and Stonehouse.

Road transport will operate from Swindon to Cheltenham Spa, calling at Kemble, Stroud, Stonehouse, Gloucester.

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.