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 overnight / early morning West Midlands Railway trains from Monday 9 to Thursday 12 September

Start date
09/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham New Street and Hereford

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Great Malvern and Hereford, closing the line.

The following alterations will apply:

The 21:00 Birmingham New Street to Hereford service will terminate at Great Malvern (21:54). Passengers are advised to take the 22:20 Great Western Railway service between Great Malvern to Hereford calling at Colwall (22:26), Ledbury (22:34) and arriving into Hereford at 22:54.

The 22:59 Hereford to Worcester Shrub Hill will not run and will be replaced by a bus departing Hereford at 22:59, calling at Ledbury (23:55), Colwall (23:51), Great Malvern (00:12), Malvern Link (00:23), Worcester Foregate Street (00:44) arriving into Worcester Shrub Hill at 00:54.

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.