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.

No trains between Cheltenham Spa and Birmingham New Street on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May

Start date
11/05/2019  00:00
End date
12/05/2019 
Route affected
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Between Cardiff Central and Nottingham /Manchester Piccadilly

Between Paignton, Exeter St Davids, Bristol Temple Meads and Manchester Piccadilly

Between Penzance, Plymouth and Leeds / York / Glasgow / Dundee / Aberdeen

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountry
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cheltenham Spa and Birmingham New Street, closing the lines used by CrossCountry services.

Saturday - An amended service will run between:

  • Plymouth and Manchester Piccadilly
  • Birmingham New Street and Scotland
  • Cardiff Central and Cheltenham Spa
  • Birmingham New Street and Nottingham

Trains will be diverted via an alternative route between Cheltenham and Birmingham, extending journey times by 30 minutes.

Sunday - and amended service will run between:

  • Plymouth and Scotland
  • Birmingham New Street and Manchester Piccadilly
  • Cardiff Central and Birmingham New Street

Trains will be diverted via an alternative route between Cheltenham and Birmingham, extending journey times by one hour.

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