Travel Updates

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

Jump to information for:

3 Major Alerts & Incidents


  • Major Alerts

    Grosvenor Hotel fire: buses, cycling and walking affected

    Last updated: 13:41 | 19/10/2022
  • Incident, Obstruction

    Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

    Last updated: 15:20 | 06/02/2023
  • Incidents, Road Management

    Temple Gate (Temple Way) and Redcliffe Way

    Last updated: 08:16 | 10/11/2022

154 Disrupted Bus Routes


1617 Roadworks and Road Closures


  • Road closure

    Estune Walk

    Last updated: 11:27 | 06/02/2023
  • Road closure

    Avon Street

    Last updated: 18:46 | 25/11/2022
  • Road closure

    Longmoor Road

    Last updated: 09:28 | 06/02/2023

282 Current Rail Disruptions

  • AW – Transport for Wales between Aberdare and Penarth / Bridgend, and between Merthyr Tydfil and Barry Island / Bridgend, and between Cardiff Central and Treherbert, and also between Coryton and Radyr / Cardiff Bay

    Buses replace trains Cardiff Central and Pontypridd from Sunday 5 to Wednesday 8 February

    Last updated: 03:42 12/12/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd, closing all lines.

    As a result, buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd.

    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 – Between Reading and Bedwyn, and between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Exeter St Davids / Swansea / Carmarthen / Penzance

    Disruption between Reading and Westbury

    Last updated: 01:50 05/02/2023

    Trains are running normally following overrunning engineering works between Reading and Westbury

  • GWR – Between London Paddington and Worcestershire Shrub Hill / Hereford

    Amended late night Great Western Railway service to / from Worcester Shrub Hill from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 February

    Last updated: 08:22 15/11/2022

    Engineering work is taking place late night between Oxford and Worcester Shrub Hill and also between Yate and Bristol Parkway, closing some lines.

    The 21:50 London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill will call additionally at Didcot Parkway. It will then divert between Didcot Parkway and Worcester Shrub Hill (via Swindon and Cheltenham Spa - not calling at either). Rail connections available from Didcot Parkway to Oxford. A replacement bus will run from Oxford to Hanborough, Charlbury, Shipton, Kingham, Moreton-in-Marsh, Honeybourne, Evesham, Pershore, Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Shrub Hill.

    The 22:00 Hereford to London Paddington will terminate Worcester Shrub Hill (and restart Oxford). A replacement bus will run from Worcester Shrub Hill (fast) to Oxford, to connect into the restarted train. There will also be road transport from Worcester Shrub Hill to stations to Evesham and Oxford. No rail connection towards London Paddington from this bus.

    The 22:36 Worcester Shrub Hill to Bristol Temple Meads will terminate at Gloucester. A replacement bus will run between Gloucester, Bristol Parkway, Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Temple Meads.

    The 22:50 London Paddington to Worcestershire Parkway will terminate Oxford. A replacement bus will run from  Oxford to Hanborough, Charlbury, Kingham, Moreton-in-Marsh, Honeybourne, Evesham, Pershore and Worcestershire Parkway.

    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 2:36 PM on the 6th February 2023

Easton Way is now clear of RTC. Traffic is returning to normal. #twTraffic #Bristol JC

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 1:06 PM on the 6th February 2023

RTC on Easton Way (Inbound) Lane 1 at Junction with Stapleton Road. Approach with Caution. Delays in area #twTraffic #Bristol JC

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 12:44 PM on the 6th February 2023

RT @FirstBSA: ⚠️SERVICE UPDATE -X5, X6, X7⚠️ Due to a road traffic collision on Old Street, these services will be diverting using Moor la…

This tweet was posted by travelwestEng at 10:52 AM on the 6th February 2023

Temporary Signals on Fishponds Road by Drummond Road for Road Works. Expect Delays. #twTraffic #Bristol JC