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 Gloucester / Chepstow and Newport from Friday 19 to Monday 22 April

Start date
19/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Nottingham and Cardiff Central

Transport for Wales between Cheltenham Spa and Maesteg, and between Gloucester and Fishguard Harbour

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Chepstow and Newport, closing all lines.


As a result of this, buses will replace trains between Chepstow and Newport.

On Monday, the 05:20 Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central service will not run, a bus will run from Bristol Temple Meads at 05:20, calling at Bristol Parkway at 05:40 and Newport at 06:18.

Transport for Wales

Buses replace trains between Gloucester and Newport.

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.