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 West Midlands Raiway service between Hereford and Worcester Shrub Hill on Wednesday 3 and Thursday 4 November

Start date
End date
Route affected

between Hereford and Birmingham New Street / Worcester Shrub Hill

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

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

As a result, the following changes will apply:

  • 21:00 Birmingham New Street to Hereford will terminate at Great Malvern. Customers  are advised to travel on the 22:28 Great Western Railway service from Great Malvern to Hereford.
  • 22:59 Hereford to Worcester Shrub Hill service will be cancelled. A rail replacement bus will run from Hereford at 22:59 towards Worcester Shrub Hill, extending journey times by up to 60 minutes.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.