Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Birmingham New Street and Lichfield Trent Valley / Tame Bridge Parkway on Sunday 18 October

Start date
18/10/2020  00:00
End date
18/10/2020 
Route affected
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Between Wolverhampton and Walsall, and also between Redditch / Birmingham New Street / Longbridge and Lichfield Trent Valley

 
TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern RailwayWest Midlands Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Birmingham New Street and Hampstead, closing some lines.

Trains between Redditch and Lichfield Trent Valley will run between Redditch and Birmingham New Street only. Buses will replace trains between Birmingham New Street and Lichfield Trent Valley.

Trains between Wolverhampton / Birmingham New Street and Walsall will be diverted and will not call at Duddeston, Aston, Witton and Perry Bar. Buses will replace trains between Birmingham New Street and Tame Bridge Parkway, calling at all intermediate stations.

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Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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