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 evening / morning trains to / from Swansea from Monday 4 to Friday 8 October

Start date
04/10/2021 
End date
08/10/2021 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 20:48 London Paddington to Swansea service will be diverted, and will depart from Bridgend and stations after Bridgend a few minutes later than usual.

The 21:48 and 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea services will be diverted, and will depart from Bridgend and stations after Bridgend up to 25 minutes later than usual.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 03:46 Swansea to London Paddington service will depart earlier than usual, at 03:41 and will run earlier than usual to Bridgend. The train will be diverted between Bridgend and Cardiff Central, and will run to normal timings from Cardiff Central onwards.

Thursday and Friday:

The 04:58 Swansea to London Paddington service will be diverted between Bridgend and Cardiff Central, arriving at Cardiff a few minutes later than usual. After this, the train will run to normal timings.

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