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 services in the Bristol area from Monday 18 to Thursday 21 March

Start date
18/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Bristol 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 approximately 5 minutes later than normal from Patchway onwards.


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


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

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.