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 morning trains in the Tamworth area on Sunday 9 August

Start date
09/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

CrossCountry between Birmingham New Street and Edinburgh / Glasgow Central

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Birmingham New Street and Tamworth, closing the line before 11:00 on Sunday.

As a result, the following trains will run about 30 minutes earlier than usual, and will be diverted to run via Lichfield City, and not calling at Tamworth:

  • The 09:03 Birmingham New Street to Edinburgh service.
  • The 10:03 Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central service.

Replacement buses will run between Tamworth and Lichfield City, connecting with train services.

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.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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