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 in the Bristol area from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 February

Start date
24/02/2020  00:00
End date
27/02/2020 
Route affected

All Great Western Railway stopping services via Lawrence Hill / Clifton Down

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Filton Abbey Wood, and also between Montpelier and Clifton Down, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Lawrence Hill area:

  • The 20:41 Westbury to Bristol Parkway service will not call at Lawrence Hill or Stapleton Road. A replacement bus will run from Bristol Temple Meads at 21:40 to Lawrence Hill and Stapleton Road, setting customers down only at Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Parkway.
  • The 21:21 Bristol Parkway to Portsmouth Harbour service will not call at Stapleton Road or Lawrence Hill. A replacement bus will run earlier at 20:59 from Bristol Parkway, calling at Filton Abbey Wood, Stapleton Road, Lawrence Hill and Bristol Temple Meads, where the bus will connect with the train.
  • The 22:00 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service and 22:25 Bristol Parkway to Bristol Temple Meads services will not call at Stapleton Road or Lawrence Hill. A replacement bus will run at 22:59 from Filton Abbey Wood to Bristol Temple Meads via Stapleton Road and Lawrence Hill.
  • The 23:30 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will not call at Stapleton Road or Lawrence Hill. A replacement bus will run at 00:34 (Tuesday to Friday) from Filton Abbey Wood to Stapleton Road, Lawrence Hill and Bristol Temple Meads.

Clifton Down area:

  • The 20:28 Bristol Temple Meads to Severn Beach service will terminate at Clifton Down. A replacement bus will run from Clifton Down to Severn Beach, calling at Sea Mills, Shirehampton, Avonmouth and St Andrews Road.

The following trains will be replaced by buses:

  • The 21:35 Severn Beach to Bristol Temple Meads service.
  • The 21:45 Bristol Temple Meads to Avonmouth service.
  • The 22:19 Bristol Temple Meads to Severn Beach service.
  • The 22:20 Avonmouth to Bristol Temple Meads service.
  • The 23:00 Severn Beach to Bristol Temple Meads service.

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.