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 service in the Gloucester area on Sunday 8 September

Start date
08/09/2019  00:00
End date
08/09/2019 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Cardiff Central / Newport and Gloucester

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Swindon and Cheltenham Spa and also between Bristol Temple Meads and Worcester Shrub Hill

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central and Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwayTransport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Gloucester area, closing a number of lines and only leaving Platform 1 available for trains.

Buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central / Newport and Gloucester. Trains between London Paddington and Cheltenham Spa will be retimed and diverted NOT to call at Gloucester.

CrossCountry

Trains will not run between Cardiff Central / Newport and Gloucester. Buses will replace the cancelled services.

Great Western Railway

London Paddington - Cheltenham Spa services will depart earlier than normal and be diverted between Stonehouse and Cheltenham Spa, NOT calling at Gloucester. Road transport will operate between Cheltenham Spa and Gloucester.

Swindon - Cheltenham Spa services will call at Gloucester. The 18:42 Swindon to Gloucester services will also be extended to terminate at Cheltenham Spa.

Bristol Temple Meads - Worcester Shrub Hill services will call at Gloucester. the 22:30 Bristol Temple Meads to Gloucester services will be extended to terminate at Cheltenham Spa.

Transport for Wales

Buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central / Newport and 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.