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.

No trains at Newport until 14:00 on Sunday 25 August

Start date
25/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All routes through Newport

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwayTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place in the Newport area closing all lines until 14:00.

CrossCountry - trains are replaced by buses between Chepstow and Cardiff Central calling at Newport.

Great Western Railway - trains are replaced by buses between Bristol Parkway and Cardiff Central.

All trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Cardiff Central via Filton Abbey Wood and Patchway are diverted to run between Bristol Temple Meads and Bristol Parkway. Customers should use replacement buses to complete their journey.

Transport for Wales - trains are replaced by buses between Cwmbran / Pye Corner and Cardiff Central. A shuttle train service will run between Pye Corner and Ebbw Vale Town.

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.