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.

As a result of this, the following alterations will apply:


  • The 19:50 London Paddington to Great Malvern service will terminate at Worcester Shrub Hill. Passengers should change here for the 20:39 Bristol Temple Meads to Worcester Shrub Hill service which will additionally call at Malvern Link and Great Malvern.
  • The 22:30 Worcester Shrub Hill to Gloucester service will start from Great Malvern at 22.42
  • The 22.42 Great Malvern to Evesham will not run, road transport will operate at 23.00
    from Worcester Foregate Street and Worcester Shrub Hill (pick up only) 23.07 to Worcestershire Parkway, Pershore and Evesham.



  • 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 23:00 & 00:05 buses will only operate between Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Shrub Hill.
  • The 08:45 bus between Worcester Foregate Street and Worcestershire Parkway will start from Great Malvern, calling at Malvern Link.


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:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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