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.

Reduced service between Cardiff Central and Newport on Saturday 6 July

Start date
06/07/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Cardiff Central and Taunton / Bristol Temple Meads / Portsmouth Harbour / Weston-super-Mare

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Newport, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

Local services to / from Cardiff Central will be amended to start from / terminate at Newport. Customers are advised to travel on earlier trains to / from Cardiff Central. 

Some services may be retimed to depart earlier.

The 20:30 Cardiff Central to Portsmouth Harbour will operate in two parts:

  • 20:30 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  • 21:26 Bristol Temple Meads to Portsmouth Harbour

Customers will need to change trains at Bristol Temple Meads.

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