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 evening services between Shrewsbury and Crewe / Chester from Monday 23 to Friday 27 September

Start date
23/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Transport for Wales between Milford Haven / Cardiff Central / Shrewsbury and Crewe / Chester

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Shrewsbury and Crewe from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday:

The 21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe service will be diverted, to run via Chester to Crewe. A replacement bus will run between Shrewsbury and Crewe for customers travelling to / from stations between Shrewsbury and Crewe.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:49 Crewe to Milford Haven service will be amended to start from Chester at 04:44, and run via Wrexham General before resuming its normal route at Shrewsbury.

The 05:31 Shrewsbury to Crewe service will be retimed to start later than usual, at 05:45.

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.