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
25/08/2019 
Route affected
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All routes through Newport

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwayTransport for Wales
Description

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 / Ebbw Vale Town and Cardiff Central.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey with CrossCountry and Great Western Railway using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with Transport for Wales, these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.