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 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central service from Monday 1 to Wednesday 3 April

Start date
01/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Cardiff Central

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Newport, closing some lines.

As a result, the 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central service will run via Bedminster (not calling), and will change direction. It will call to set down at Newport and Cardiff Central later than usual.

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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.