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 23:36 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa service from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 July

Start date
15/07/2019  00:00
End date
18/07/2019 
Route affected

Between Swindon and Cheltenham Spa

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Stonehouse and Cheltenham Spa, closing all lines.

From Monday to Thursday inclusive, the 23:36 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa service will depart EARLIER at 23:15, and will terminate at Gloucester. This train will be diverted via an alternative route and will not call at Kemble, Stroud, Stonehouse or Cheltenham Spa.

A bus will depart Swindon at 23:36 calling at Kemble, Stroud, Stonehouse, Gloucester and Cheltenham Spa.

Please travel earlier and use the train service, where possible, if you are travelling from Swindon direct to Gloucester.

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.