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.

No trains between Gloucester and Bristol Parkway on Sunday 21 June

Start date
21/06/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

CrossCountry between Aberdeen and Plymouth, also between Glasgow Central and Bristol Temple Meads and between Birmingham New Street / Nottingham and Cardiff Central

Great Western Railway between Worcester Foregate Street and Bristol Temple Meads / Western-super-Mare also between Cheltenham Spa and London Paddington and between Cardiff Central and London Paddington. 

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Gloucester and Bristol Parkway / Kemble closing the line.


Trains are diverted between Gloucester and Bristol Parkway via but not calling at Severn Tunnel Junction. Journey times will be extended by approximately 60 minutes.

Great Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Gloucester and Bristol Temple Meads / Kemble.

Customers please note that the pick up / drop off for Stonehouse station is outside Stonehouse Post Office.

Trains between Cardiff Central and London Paddington will be diverted via but not calling at Bristol Parkway. Theses trains will call additionally at Patchway for a connecting bus service to / from Bristol Temple Meads.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correctly, 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 typing in your station here 

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.