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 Transport for Wales trains from Monday 20 to Friday 24 April

Start date
20/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Transport for Wales routes

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place each night from approximately 22:00 to 06:00, finishing 06:00 Friday morning, closing various lines.

The following alterations will apply:

  • Buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Barry Island / Bridgend.
  • Trains between Shrewsbury and Chester are diverted to run via Crewe and will not call at stations via Wrexham General. Replacement buses will run between Shrewsbury and Chester calling at stations via Wrexham General.

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.