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 late night trains between Newtown / Machynlleth and Aberystwyth from Monday 18 to Thursday 21 March

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

Transport for Wales between Birmimgham International / Machynlleth and Aberystwyth

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Newtown and Machynlleth, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 20:04 Birmingham International to Aberystwyth service will terminate at Newtown. A replacement bus will run between Newtown and Aberystwyth.

The 23:40 Aberystwyth to Machynlleth service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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.