Travel Updates

Browse all travel related disruptions, services changes, roadworks and closures

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3 Major Alerts & Incidents


  • Public event

    Santas on a Bike ride

    Last updated: 16:02 | 29/11/2021
  • Incidents, Road Management

    Haymarket eastbound

    Last updated: 09:53 | 13/08/2020
  • Incidents, Road Management

    Lewin's Mead with St John's Bridge

    Last updated: 08:25 | 28/08/2020

118 Disrupted Bus Routes


1596 Roadworks and Road Closures


  • Road closure

    Y4 diversions in South Glos 16th Nov – 3rd Dec

    Last updated: 15:59 | 16/11/2021
  • Road closure

    Oxford Street

    Last updated: 14:30 | 29/11/2021
  • Roadworks, Road closure

    Severn Bridge Eastbound Carriageway Closed

    Last updated: 07:02 | 18/11/2021

342 Current Rail Disruptions

  • AW – Between Merthyr Tydfil and Barry Island; between Aberdare and Barry Island / Bridgend; and also between Treherbert and Barry Island / Bridgend

    Buses replace late night trains between Radyr and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil / Treherbert Sunday to Thursday until at least 11 December

    Last updated: 04:37 20/10/2021

    Engineering work is taking place overnight in the Radyr area, closing various lines.

    Sunday to Thursday only

    From approximately 20:00, buses will replace trains between Radyr and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil / Treherbert.

    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.

  • AW – Transport for Wales services to / from Pwllheli

    Buses replace trains between Machynlleth and Pwllheli from Monday 13 September to Saturday 11 December

    Last updated: 04:13 20/10/2021

    Major engineering work is taking place on the Barmouth Viaduct, closing all lines from Monday 13 September to Saturday 11 December.

    As a result, no trains will run between Machynlleth and Pwllheli.

    Replacement buses will run between Machynlleth and Pwllheli.

    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.

  • GWR – Great Western Railway between Bristol Parkway and Weymouth

    Buses replace trains between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth from Thursday 18 November to Friday 3 December

    Last updated: 07:20 19/11/2021

    Engineering work is taking place to upgrade the track on the Heart of Wessex line in the Dorchester area. The work will close the line between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth for 16 days.

    Buses will replace trains, in both directions, between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth.

    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.

Live Travel Tweets


This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 10:55 AM on the 1st December 2021

York Road with Whitehouse Street has temporary signals for road works, expect long delays on York Road. Please use an alternative route if possible. #TWtraffic #Bristol MK

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 8:00 PM on the 30th November 2021

Do you live near, or travel along, the A37 & A367? Tell us your thoughts and help us make choices and put together proposals to improve these routes with better bus, cycling and walking journeys 👉https://t.co/vMZVb23xMV #A37A367survey https://t.co/Vjf2wdQHQo

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 6:00 PM on the 30th November 2021

New developments in North Somerset will now be required to provide electric vehicle (EV) charging provision among a range of other improvements. https://t.co/zWWssOfwK4

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 4:30 PM on the 30th November 2021

Upper Maudlin Street between St Michael's Hill and the BRI is now fully clear and reopened following the earlier police incident which blocked the road. Traffic returning to normal. #twTraffic #Bristol AC