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 / morning trains in the Swansea area from Monday 8 to Friday 12 July

Start date
08/07/2019  00:00
End date
12/07/2019 
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Manchester Piccadilly / Crewe and Swansea / Carmarthen / Fishguard Harbour, and between Llandovery / Swansea and Carmarthen / Pembroke Dock

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Swansea area, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 19:31 Manchester Piccadilly to Fishguard Harbour service will be retimed and diverted, and will be unable to call at stations between Baglan and Gowerton (inclusive). A replacement bus will run between Port Talbot Parkway and Carmarthen, calling at all stations.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:13 Swansea to Carmarthen service will start from Llanelli earlier than usual at 23:59, and will run earlier than usual to Carmarthen. A replacement bus will run between Swansea and Carmarthen.
  • The 02:59 Carmarthen to Swansea service will be replaced by a bus.
  • The 04:53 Carmarthen to Llandovery service will start earlier than usual at 04:51, and will be diverted.
  • The 05:03 Carmarthen to Manchester Piccadilly service will start earlier than usual at 04:59, and will be diverted.
  • The 05:45 Swansea to Pembroke Dock service will start from Llanelli at 06:04. A replacement bus will run from Swansea at 05:30 to Llanelli.
  • The 06:04 Swansea to Crewe service will start from Llanelli at 06:25. A replacement bus will run from Swansea at 05:50 to Llanelli.

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.