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Bank Holiday Information: CrossCountry

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Saturday 24 August

Due to engineering work closing the lines between Birmingham New Street and Coleshill Parkway, the following changes will apply:

  • Birmingham New Street - Leicester - Cambridge - Stansted Airport services will start from and terminate at Coleshill Parkway instead of Birmingham New Street

  • Nottingham - Cardiff Central trains will operate between Nottingham and Coleshill Parkway, and between Birmingham New Street and Cardiff Central

  • Trains between Birmingham and the North East of England / Scotland will divert via an alternative route. Journey times will be extended by one hour

  • Rail replacement road transport will operate between Birmingham New Street, Water Orton and Coleshill Parkway in both directions so you can complete your journey.

Due to engineering work in the Stoke-on-Trent area, CrossCountry trains will be unable to call at Stoke-on-Trent or Macclesfield. Buses will run between Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent and Macclesfield, and between Stoke-on-Trent, Macclesfield and Wilmslow, to provide connections for customers.

Sunday 25 August

Due to engineering work closing the lines between Birmingham New Street and Coleshill Parkway, the following changes will apply:

  • Birmingham New Street - Leicester - Cambridge - Stansted Airport services will start from and terminate at Coleshill Parkway instead of Birmingham New Street

  • Nottingham - Cardiff Central trains will operate between Nottingham and Coleshill Parkway, and between Birmingham New Street and Cardiff Central

  • Trains between Birmingham and the North East of England / Scotland will divert via an alternative route. Journey times will be extended by one hour

  • Rail replacement road transport will operate between Birmingham New Street, Water Orton and Coleshill Parkway in both directions so you can complete your journey.

Due to engineering work in the Stoke-on-Trent area, CrossCountry trains will be unable to call at Stoke-on-Trent or Macclesfield. Buses will run between Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent and Macclesfield, and between Stoke-on-Trent, Macclesfield and Wilmslow, to provide connections for customers.

Monday 26 August - August Bank Holiday

Due to engineering work closing the lines between Birmingham New Street and Coleshill Parkway, the following changes will apply:

  • Birmingham New Street - Leicester - Cambridge - Stansted Airport services will start from and terminate at Coleshill Parkway instead of Birmingham New Street

  • Nottingham - Cardiff Central trains will operate between Nottingham and Coleshill Parkway, and between Birmingham New Street and Cardiff Central

  • Trains between Birmingham and the North East of England / Scotland will divert via an alternative route. Journey times will be extended by one hour

  • Rail replacement road transport will operate between Birmingham New Street, Water Orton and Coleshill Parkway in both directions so you can complete your journey.

Due to engineering work in the Stoke-on-Trent area, CrossCountry trains will be unable to call at Stoke-on-Trent or Macclesfield. Buses will run between Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent and Macclesfield, and between Stoke-on-Trent, Macclesfield and Wilmslow, to provide connections for customers.

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