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 trains to / from Gloucester from Monday 16 to Friday 20 May

Start date
End date
Route affected

22:15 Maesteg to Gloucester

22:58 Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central

05:37 Cheltenham Spa to Maesteg

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Severn Tunnel Junction and Gloucester, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday

The 22:15 Maesteg to Gloucester will terminate at Severn Tunnel Junction for a bus connection forward to Caldicot, Chepstow, Lydney and Gloucester.

The 22:58 Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central will terminate at Gloucester for a bus connection forward to Lydney, Chepstow, Caldicot, Severn Tunnel Junction, Newport and Cardiff Central. A replacement train will restart right time from Severn Tunnel Junction serving Newport and Cardiff Central.


The 05:37 Cheltenham Spa to Maesteg will start from Gloucester, there will be no connections available into it from Cheltenham Spa. 

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.