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 Dorridge / Whitlocks End and Birmingham Snow Hill until 09:40 on Sunday 3 November

Start date
03/11/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Chiltern Railways between London Marylebone and Birmingham Snow Hill / Birmingham Moor Street

West Midlands Railway between Whitlocks End and Birmingham Snow Hill / Great Malvern and also between Dorridge and Birmingham Snow Hill

TOC(s) affected
Chiltern RailwaysWest Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Small Heath and Acocks Green / Spring Road, closing all lines until 09:40.

Buses will replace morning trains between Dorridge / Whitlocks End and Birmingham Snow Hill.

Chiltern Railways

The following trains will start from Dorridge and will be replaced by a bus from Birmingham Snow Hill to Dorridge. These buses will NOT call at Birmingham Moor Street. Customers will be required to walk to Birmingham Snow Hill.

  • 08:25 Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  • 08:55 Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  • 09:12 Birmingham Snow Hill to London Marylebone

West Midlands Railway

The 08:57 Birmingham Snow Hill to Dorridge and 08:57 Dorridge to Birmingham Snow Hill services will not run, with rail replacement buses operating between Birmingham Snow Hill and Dorridge.

The 08:37 Birmingham Snow Hill to Stratford-upon-Avon service will start from Whitlocks End (at 08:51).

The 08:41 Birmingham Snow Hill to Whitlocks End service will not run.

The 09:07 Whitlocks End to Great Malvern service will start from Birmingham Moor Street (at 09:24). Rail replacement buses will operate between Birmingham Snow Hill and Whitlocks End.

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.