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 late night Transport for Wales trains from 23:00 Saturday 3 August

Start date
03/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Cardiff central and Ebbw Vale Town / Hereford / Gloucester and between Maesteg and Gloucester

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place in the Newport area, closing some lines.

The following alterations will apply:

  • 22:18 Maesteg to Gloucester is replaced by a bus between Newport and Gloucester.
  • 23:02 Cardiff Central to Ebbw Vale Town is replaced by a bus throughout.
  • 23:05 Gloucester to Cardiff Central will depart at the earlier time of 22:45.
  • 23:15 Hereford to Cardiff Central is replaced by a bus throughout.

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.