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 midweek Transport for Wales service from Monday 17 to Friday 21 June

Start date
17/06/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham International and Manchester Piccadilly and

Manchester Piccadilly and Chester / Fishguard Harbour and

Fishguard Harbour to Carmarthen

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Warrington Bank Quay and Manchester after 23:50 each night.

The 19:30 Manchester Piccadilly to Fishguard Harbour will leave Cardiff Central later and be diverted by the Vale of Glamorgan line.  A replacement bus will run between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, connecting back into train to Fishguard Harbour train. 

The 21:06 Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly will terminate at Warrington Bank Quay.  A replacement bus will run between Warrington Bank Quay and Manchester Piccadilly. 

The 00:32 Manchester Piccadilly to Chester will not run and is replaced by a bus.

The 02:37 Fishguard Harbour to Carmarthen train will start later at 03:14.

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.