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 Bristol Temple Meads and Westbury from Monday 4 until Thursday 7 January

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

Between Bristol Temple Meads and Frome / Portsmouth Harbour

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Westbury, closing some lines.

Each night Monday to Thursday the following alterations will apply:

  • 21:23 Portsmouth Harbour to Bristol Temple Meads will terminate at Westbury. Road transport will depart Westbury at 23:40 to Trowbridge, Bradford-on-Avon, Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads.
  • 23:45 Bristol Temple Meads to Frome will not run. Road transport will depart Bristol Temple Meads at 23:45 to Keynsham, Oldfield Park, Bath Spa, Bradford-on-Avon, Trowbridge and Westbury. Also, a minibus will depart Bristol Temple Meads at 23:45, calling at all stations to Frome.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correctly, 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.