Future engineering work

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Buses replace early morning trains between Worcester Shrub Hill and Cheltenham Spa from Tuesday 9 to Friday 12 June

Start date
09/06/2020  00:00
End date
12/06/2020 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Worcester shrub Hill and Gloucester / Taunton

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work  is taking place between Worcester Shrub Hill and Cheltenham Spa overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

The 04:37 Gloucester to Worcester Shrub Hill will not run. A replacement bus will run from Gloucester to Cheltenham Spa, calling at Ashchurch for Tewkesbury.

The 05:20 Worcester Shrub Hill to Taunton service will start from Cheltenham Spa. An earlier replacement bus will run from Worcester Shrub Hill at 04:49 to Cheltenham Spa to connect with the train. The bus will call at Ashchurch for Tewkesbury.

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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.