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 evening trains between Worcester and Hereford on Monday 20 and Tuesday 21 May

Start date
20/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Great Malvern

West Midlands Railway between Birmingham New Street / Worcester Shrub Hill and Hereford

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayWest Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Great Malvern and Hereford overnight from Monday evening until Wednesday morning, closing all lines overnight.

Great Western Railway:

The 20:22 London Paddington to Great Malvern service will terminate at Worcester Foregate Street for a rail connection to Malvern Link and Great Malvern.

West Midlands Railway:

The 21:00 Birmingham New Street to Hereford service will terminate at Great Malvern at 21:54. Customers for stations towards Hereford should travel on the 22:20 Great Malvern to Hereford service.

The 22:59 Hereford to Worcester Shrub Hill service will not run. A replacement bus will run between Hereford and Worcester Foregate Street, calling at all stations.

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.