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 late night trains between Shrewsbury and Chester from Monday 5 to Thursday 8 October

Start date
05/10/2020  00:00
End date
08/10/2020 
Route affected

Between Birmingham International and Manchester Piccadilly

 
TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales
Description

Late night engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Chester, closing the line.

Each night between 22:20 and 04:25, finishing 04:25 Friday morning, buses replace trains between Shrewsbury and Chester.

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.