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 services between Crewe and Chester on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 September

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Avanti West Coast between London Euston / Birmingham New Street / Crewe and Chester / Bangor / Holyhead

Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Crewe and Chester / Llandudno Junction / Holyhead

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Avanti West CoastTransport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Chester, closing some lines.

Avanti West Coast:

Trains will be diverted to run on an alternative route, extending journey times slightly.

Transport for Wales:

Buses replace trains between Crewe and Chester.

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.