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 services between Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Foregate Street on Saturday 1 and all day Sunday 2 August

Start date
01/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Foregate Street

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Foregate Street, closing various lines.

Please note, this engineering work is subject to alteration and may not take place.

The following alterations will apply:


  • The 19:50 London Paddington to Great Malvern service will terminate at Worcester Shrub Hill.
  • The 22:30 Worcester Shrub Hill to Gloucester service will not run.
  • The 22.42 Great Malvern to Evesham will not run.



  • Trains between London Paddington and Worcester Shrub Hill / Great Malvern / Hereford will start / terminate at Worcestershire Parkway.
  • Rail replacement buses will operate between Worcestershire Parkway, Worcester Shrub Hill and Worcester Foregate Street.
  • The 21:46 London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill service will not run. Customers should travel on the 22:00 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service, and change at Didcot Parkway for replacement buses towards Oxford / Worcester Shrub Hill.


To help you with your journey, you may also use West Midlands Railway services between Worcester Foregate Street and Great Malvern / Hereford.

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:

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