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 trains in the Westbury area before 14:00 on Sunday 10 October

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Great Western Railway between Bath Spa / Swindon and Westbury / Weymouth, and between Westbury and Weymouth

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bradford-on-Avon and Frome / Warminster, closing various lines on Sunday morning.

As a result:

  • The 08:44 Westbury to Bath Spa will be replaced by an earlier bus service from Westbury to Trowbridge, Bradford-on-Avon and Bath Spa.
  • The 08:48 Westbury to Swindon service will depart Westbury around 30 minutes later than usual, and will terminate at Chippenham. A replacement bus will run from Chippenham to Swindon.
  • The 09:07 Westbury to Weymouth service will depart Westbury slightly later than usual.
  • The 09:17 Bath Spa to Westbury service will be replaced by an earlier bus service from Bath Spa to Freshford, Bradford-on-Avon and Westbury.
  • The 09:40 Swindon to Weymouth services will start from Chippenham. Alternative rail connections are available between Swindon and Chippenham.


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 pandemic. 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.