Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night trains between Walsall and Rugeley Trent Valley from Monday 2 to Thursday 5 August

Start date
02/08/2021 
End date
05/08/2021 
Route affected

West Midlands Railway between Birmingham New Street and Hednesford / Rugeley Trent Valley 

 
TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Walsall and Rugeley Trent Valley, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

From 21:20 until the end of service each night, an amended train service will run between Birmingham New Street and Walsall.

Replacement buses will run between Birmingham New Street / Walsall and Hednesford / Rugeley Trent Valley.

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.