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.

Buses replace trains between Cardiff Central and Pye Corner / Cwmbran / Bristol on Sunday 8 September until 14:00

Start date
08/09/2019  00:00
End date
08/09/2019 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central and Bristol Temple Meads / Westbury / Weymouth / Portsmouth Harbour and also between Swansea and London Paddington

Transport for Wales between Milford haven / Cardiff Central and Ebbw Vale Town / Manchester Piccadilly / Holyhead

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayTransport for Wales
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Severn Tunnel Junction, closing all lines.

Until approximately 14:00, trains will not run between Cardiff Central and Pye Corner / Cwmbran / Bristol Parkway. Buses are also replacing trains between Cardiff Central / Newport and Gloucester all day.

Great Western Railway

Until approximately 14:00, buses will operate between Cardiff Central and Bristol Parkway. Trains via Bristol Temple Meads will be diverted to start / terminate at Bristol Parkway.

Until 1945, trains between London Paddington and Swansea / Carmarthen will be diverted, running a few minutes later than usual between Cardiff Central and Swansea / Carmarthen.

Transport for Wales

Until 14:00, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Cwmbran.

Until 15:00, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Pye Corner.

All day, buses are replacing trains between Cardiff Central / Newport and Gloucester. this is as a result of engineering work taking place in the Gloucester area.

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.