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.

Buses replace evening trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Westbury / Frome from Tuesday 1 to Thursday 3 September

Start date
01/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Bristol Temple Meads and Frome / Portsmouth Harbour

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Westbury, closing all lines overnight from Tuesday evening until Friday morning.

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

The following alterations apply:

  • The 21:23 Portsmouth Harbour to Bristol Temple Meads service will terminate at Westbury. A replacement bus will run from Westbury to Bristol Temple Meads, calling at Trowbridge, Bradford-on-Avon and Bath Spa.
  • The 23:45 Bristol Temple Meads to Frome service will not run. A replacement bus will run from Bristol Temple Meads to Westbury, calling at Keynsham, Oldfield Park, Bath Spa, Bradford-on-Avon and Trowbridge. A minibus will also run from Bristol Temple Meads to Frome, calling at all stations.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.