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 late night service between Hereford and Great Malvern from Monday 9 to Thursday 12 August

Start date
End date
Route affected

Between Hereford and Worcester Shrub Hill / Birmingham New Street

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place each night between Hereford and Great Malvern, closing some lines.

As a result, the following alterations apply:

The 21:00 Birmingham New Street to Hereford service will terminate at Great Malvern (at 21:54).  Passengers are advised to travel on the 22:28 Great Malvern to Hereford Great Western Railway service - calling at Colwall at 22:34, Ledbury at 22:42, arriving at Hereford at 22:58.

The 22:59 Hereford to Worcester Shrub Hill service will not run.  A rail replacement bus will operate departing from Hereford at 22:59, Ledbury at 23:34, Colwall at 23:49, Great Malvern at 00:09, Malvern Link at 00:19, Worcester Foregate Street at 00:39, arriving at Worcester Shrub Hill at 00:54.

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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.