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 late night / early morning trains between Cardiff Central and Ebbw Vale Town / Hereford / Gloucester on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 December

Start date
14/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Cardiff Central and Ebbw Vale Town / Hereford / Gloucester

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place  from approximately 00:01 to 08:15 Sunday morning, between Cardiff Central and Pye Corner / Newport closing the line.


The 23:09 Gloucester to Cardiff Central is retimed to depart Gloucester at 22:32. A bus will also run between Gloucester and Cardiff Central departing Gloucester at 23:09 calling at all stations.

The 23:15 Hereford to Gloucester is replaced by a bus throughout


The 07:18 Cardiff Central to Ebbw Vale Town is replaced by a bus between Cardiff Central and Pye Corner.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.