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 late night trains between Shrewsbury and Chester via Crewe on Sunday 3 November

Start date
03/11/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Birmingham International / Cardiff Central and Chester

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Crewe, closing some lines.

The 21:08 Birmingham International to Chester and the 21:12 Cardiff Central to Chester services will be diverted via Wrexham to Chester, not calling at stations between Shrewsbury and Chester via Crewe.

Road transport will run between Shrewsbury and Chester via Crewe.

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.