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 evening / morning services to / from Swansea from Monday 4 to Friday 8 January

Start date
04/01/2021  00:00
End date
08/01/2021 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Swansea and London Paddington

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Neath and Swansea, closing various lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday:

  • The 19:48 and 20:48 London Paddington to Swansea services will depart Port Talbot Parkway and beyond around 5 minutes later than usual.
  • The 21:48 and 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea services will depart Port Talbot Parkway and beyond around 5 minutes later than usual, and will both terminate at Neath (see below).

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:48 and 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea services will both terminate at Neath. Replacement buses will run from Neath to Swansea for both services.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 03:46 Swansea to London Paddington service will start from Neath. An earlier replacement bus will run from Swansea to Neath, connecting with the train service. On Wednesday and Thursday only this train will depart Bridgend and Cardiff Central a few minutes later than usual.

Thursday:

  • The 19:48 and 20:48 London Paddington to Swansea services will depart Port Talbot Parkway and beyond around 5 minutes later than usual.
  • The 21:48 and 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea services will depart Port Talbot Parkway and beyond around 5 minutes later than usual, and will both terminate at Neath (see above).

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.