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.

Buses replace evening / morning trains between Shrewsbury and Chester via Wrexham from Monday 20 to Friday 24 June

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Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Birmingham International / Shrewsbury and Chester / Manchester Piccadilly / Holyhead

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Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Chester via Wrexham General, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Saturday morning.

Between 21:30 and 05:15 each night, and after 21:30 on Friday, buses will replace trains between Shrewsbury and Chester via Wrexham General. Trains that usually run via Wrexham General will be amended to run via Nantwich / Crewe.

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.