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 23:19 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford from Monday 21 to Thursday 24 June

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Route affected

Between Birmingham New Street and Hednesford

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Walsall and Hednesford, closing all lines.

The 23:19 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall.  A rail replacement bus service will operate departing from Walsall at 23:57, calling at Bloxwich, Bloxwich North, Landywood, Cannock, arriving at Hednesford at 00:39.

Check before you travel:

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

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.