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.

Buses replace trains between Banbury and Leamington Spa on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 March

Start date
16/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Chiltern Railways between London Marylebone and Stratford-upon-Avon / Birmingham Moor Street / Birmingham Snow Hill / Kidderminster

CrossCountry between Reading / Basingstoke / Guildford / Southampton Central / Bournemouth and Newcastle / Manchester Piccadilly / Sheffield / Birmingham New Street

TOC(s) affected
Chiltern RailwaysCrossCountry

Engineering work is taking place between Banbury and Leamington Spa, closing all lines.

Chiltern Railways:

Buses will replace trains between Banbury and Leamington Spa.

An amended timetable will be in operation for train services between London Marylebone and Aylesbury / Oxford / Banbury, and between Leamington Spa and Stratford-upon-Avon / Birmingham Moor Street.


Buses replace trains between Banbury and Leamington Spa.

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.