Future engineering work

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Amended evening London Paddington to Swansea services from Monday 24 to Friday 28 February

Start date
24/02/2020  00:00
End date
28/02/2020 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Bridgend overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 20:48 London Paddington to Swansea service will be diverted between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, extending journey times by a few minutes.
  • The 21:48 London Paddington to Swansea service will be diverted between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, extending journey times by up to 23 minutes.
  • The 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea service will be diverted between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, extending journey times by up to 23 minutes.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 03:46 Swansea to London Paddington will run earlier than usual at 03:41, Neath at 03:53, Port Talbot Parkway at 04:00 and Bridgend at 04:14. This train will be then diverted between Bridgend and Cardiff Central, after which the train will run to normal timings.

Thursday:

  • The 04:58 Swansea to London Paddington service will be diverted between Bridgend and Cardiff Central, and will depart Cardiff Central at 05:56. After Cardiff Central, this train will run to normal timings.

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