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 23:32 London Paddington to Cardiff Central on Thursday 30 April

Start date
30/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Cardiff Central

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads from 23.55 Thursday until 05:00 Friday, closing some lines.

The 23:32 London Paddington to Cardiff Central will be diverted between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads, NOT calling Chippenham and Bath Spa. A replacement bus will run from Swindon to Chippenham and Bath Spa. This bus continues to Bristol Temple Meads.

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Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.