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 / early morning Transport for Wales service through Crewe from Monday 16 t o Friday 20 May

Start date
End date
Route affected

21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe

04:16 Chester to Milford Haven

05:31 Shrewsbury to Crewe

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place overnight in the Nantwich area, closing all lines.

Monday to Thursday

The 21:55 Cardiff Central to Crewe will be diverted via Chester and will arrive Crewe significantly later. A rail replacement bus will depart Shrewsbury at 00:15 calling at Yorton, Wem, Prees, Whitchurch, Wrenbury, Nantwich and Crewe.

Tuesday to Friday

The 04:22 Chester to Milford Haven will start from Chester at 04:41 running direct to Shrewsbury. A bus will depart Crewe at 03:55 calling at Nantwich, Whitchurch and Wem to connect in at Shrewsbury.

The 05:31 Shrewsbury to Crewe will run slightly later than usual.

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.