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 trains between Crewe and Shrewsbury on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 September

Start date
12/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Trains between Manchester Piccadilly / Crewe and Shrewsbury / Cardiff Central / Swansea / Carmarthen / Milford Haven / Pembroke Dock

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between in the Manchester area, closing various lines.

An amended timetable will be in operation on routes between Manchester / Crewe and Shrewsbury. Some long distance trains will be diverted via Chester and Wrexham, and your journey may involve using replacement buses.

Buses will be provided between Crewe and Shrewsbury for intermediate stations.

Please allow extra time when travelling, as journey times will be extended.

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.