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 midweek Transport for Wales service from Monday 12 to Friday 16 October

Start date
12/10/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various routes on the Transport for Wales network

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place overnight at various locations on the Transport for Wales network, closing some lines.

Monday to Friday

Late night / early morning engineering work is taking place between Cardiff, Penarth and Barry. An amended timetable will be in operation with some replacement road travel between Cardiff Central, Penarth and Barry. 

Late night - early morning engineering between Crewe and Chester. Trains will be diverted with additional rail replacement between Crewe and Chester.

Tuesday to Friday

Engineering taking place around Swansea, early morning midweek. Trains will divert via the Swansea district line with replacement road transport operating between Port Talbot and Swansea

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:

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.