Future engineering work

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Amended 23:42 Swindon to Gloucester service from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 January

Start date
04/01/2021  00:00
End date
07/01/2021 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Swindon and Gloucester

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Stonehouse and Gloucester, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the 23:42 Swindon to Gloucester service will be diverted between Swindon and Gloucester, and will not call at Kemble, Stroud or Stonehouse. The train will be extended to run to Cheltenham Spa, arriving at 00:59.

A replacement bus will run from Swindon to Cheltenham Spa, calling at Kemble, Stroud, Stonehouse and Gloucester.

Customers travelling to Gloucester / Cheltenham Spa should use the train service to complete their journey.

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.