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 23:19 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service from Monday 8 to Thursday 11 November

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End date
Route affected

From Birmingham New Street to Hednesford

TOC(s) affected
West Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Walsall and Hednesford, closing some lines.

As a result, the 23:19 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall. Customers at Walsall will then be able to connect with a rail replacement running as follows:

  • Walsall - 23:56
  • Bloxwich - 00:06
  • Bloxwich North - 00:08
  • Landywood - 00:18
  • Cannock - 00:29
  • Hednesford - 00:38.


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.