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  • XC, GWR – CrossCountry between Bristol Temple Meads and Cardiff Central Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Bristol Temple Meads / Bristol Parkway and Newport / Cardiff Central / Swansea / Carmarthen

    Buses replace trains between Bristol Parkway and Newport from Friday 1 to Sunday 10 July

    Last updated: 09:02 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Bristol Parkway and Severn Tunnel Junction, closing all lines over the weekend and throughout the week.

    CrossCountry:

    Monday to Friday:

    The 05:20 Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central service will not run.

    Great Western Railway:

    Trains between London Paddington and Cardiff Central / Swansea / Carmarthen will be diverted to run via Gloucester (not calling), extending journey times by up to and hour. These trains will not call at Bristol Parkway.

    Trains between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour will be amended to run to / from Bristol Parkway instead of Cardiff Central. Rail connections are available between Cardiff Central and Newport.

    Replacement buses will run between Bristol Parkway and Newport (fast and stopping). A limited replacement bus service will also run between Bristol Parkway and Pilning.

    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 London Paddington and Swansea 

    Reduced Great Western Railway replacement bus services between Bristol Parkway and Newport

    Last updated: 12:03 02/07/2022

    The issue with resourcing enough replacement transport between Bristol Parkway and Newport has now ended.

  • GWR – Between St Ives and St Erth

    Buses replace trains between St Ives and St Erth

    Last updated: 11:56 01/07/2022

    Trains are now running as normal following a broken down train between St Ives and St Erth earlier today.

  • XC – CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds / Sheffield and Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads / Exeter St Davids / Plymouth / Penzance

    Amended trains in the Chesterfield area on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July

    Last updated: 12:25 28/06/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Chesterfield and Sheffield, closing some lines.

    Trains will be diverted between Chesterfield and Sheffield, extending journey times by up to 15 minutes. Southbound trains will not call at Chesterfield. You can use East Midlands Railway bus / train services to travel to / from Chesterfield.

    Check before you travel:

    You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner​​​​​​​

  • GWR – Great Western Railway services to / from Burnham / Taplow

    Buses replace evening / morning trains to / from Burnham / Taplow on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July

    Last updated: 12:30 28/06/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Hayes & Harlington and Maidenhead, closing some lines on Saturday evening, and Sunday morning / evening.

    Saturday:

    The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service will not call at Burnham or Taplow.

    Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.

    Sunday:

    The 00:33 London Paddington to Reading service will not call at Burnham or Taplow.

    Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.

    The following trains will not call at Burnham:

    • The 06:20 Reading to London Paddington service.
    • The 06:34 London Paddington to Reading service.
    • The 07:10 Reading to London Paddington service.
    • The 23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.
    • The 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.
    • The 23:54 London Paddington to Reading service.

     

    Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham.

    Please note: Taplow does not have a Sunday service, so no replacement buses will run. 

    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, SWR – Great Western Railway between Westbury and Portsmouth Harbour South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Southampton Central and Portsmouth & Southsea / Portsmouth Harbour

    Buses replace trains between Eastleigh and Fareham on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July

    Last updated: 08:08 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Botley and Fareham, closing all lines.

    Great Western Railway:

    On Saturday, the 21:23 Portsmouth Harbour to Westbury service will be diverted, and will not call at Eastleigh or Southampton Airport Parkway. For these stations, you should use alternative services.

    South Western Railway:

    Buses will replace trains between Eastleigh and Fareham.

    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.

  • SWR – South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Hounslow / Windsor & Eton Riverside / Weybridge / Woking / Reading, and between Ascot / Alton and Guildford / Woking

    Buses replace trains in the Staines area on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July

    Last updated: 08:25 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Feltham and Ascot, and also between Aldershot and Alton, closing various lines.

    Saturday:

    Buses replace trains between:

    • Hounslow and Ascot
    • Hounslow and Weybridge
    • Hounslow and Windsor & Eton Riverside.

     

    Sunday:

    Buses replace trains between:

    • Hounslow and Ascot
    • Hounslow and Woking.
    • Hounslow and Windsor & Eton Riverside.
    • Aldershot and Alton.
    • Ascot and Guildford.

     

    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 – Between Bridgend / Barry Island / Penarth / Cardiff Central and Radyr / Pontypridd / Treherbert / Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil also between Coryton and Radyr

    Buses replace trains between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd from Saturday 2 to Friday 8 July

    Last updated: 10:48 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd, resulting in the closure of all lines.

    Buses will replace trains between Cardiff Central and Pontypridd.

    From Monday - Saturday buses will run every 10 minutes and on Sunday every 30 minutes.

    Trains between Coryton and Radyr will now run between Coryton and Cardiff Bay.

    There will be ticket acceptance in place on road transport for customers travelling to Radyr.

    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.

  • XC, AW – Avanti West Coast between Edinburgh / Blackpool North / Preston / Wolverhampton and London Euston CrossCountry between Manchester Piccaidlly and Birningham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads / Reading / Bournemouth / Southampton Central  London Northwestern Railway between Liverpool Lime Street / Crewe and Birmingham New Street Transport for Wales between Holyhead / Aberystwyth / Shrewsbury and Birmingham International West Midlands Railway between Shrewsbury / Wolverhampton and Birmingham New Street / Walsall

    Disruption between Wolverhampton and Birmingham New Street

    Last updated: 09:26 02/07/2022

    Trains can run as normal following a fault with the signalling system between Wolverhampton and Birmingham New Street

  • SWR – Between Shepperton and London Waterloo, and the London Waterloo circular services

    Disruption between Teddington and Kingston

    Last updated: 01:20 02/07/2022

    Trains can run as normal following a tree blocking the railway between Teddington and Kingston

  • GWR, SWR – GWR between Bristol Parkway / Southampton Central and Portsmouth Harbour South Western Railway between Southampton Central and Portsmouth Harbour Southern between Southampton Central and Brighton

    Disruption through Fareham

    Last updated: 12:41 02/07/2022

    Trains are now running normally through Fareham following a fault on a train at the station.

  • AW – Avanti West Coast between Holyhead / Chester and London Euston Transport for Wales between Holyhead / Llandudno and Manchester Airport / Maesteg

    Disruption between Chester and Shotton

    Last updated: 04:03 02/07/2022

    Trains can now run as normal between Chester and Shotton following an earlier situation involving the police dealing with an incident.

  • GWR – Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Bristol Temple Meads and Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern / Hereford West Midlands Railway between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern / Hereford

    Buses replace trains between Worcestershire Parkway / Cheltenham Spa and Great Malvern on Sunday 3 July

    Last updated: 08:45 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Worcester Parkway and Worcester Foregate Street, closing all lines.

    Great Western Railway:

    Buses will replace trains on the following routes:

    • between Cheltenham Spa and Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street
    • between Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern

     

    West Midlands Railway:

    Train services between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern / Hereford and between Stratford-upon-Avon / Whitlocks End / Birmingham Moor Street and Worcester Foregate Street will not call at Worcester Shrub Hill.

    Trains between Hereford and Worcester Shrub Hill and between Stratford-upon-Avon / Birmingham Moor Street / Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill will terminate at / start from Worcester Foregate (instead of Worcester Shrub Hill).

    Trains will run to an amended timetable between Droitwich Spa - Worcester Foregate Street and Great Malvern / Hereford. Some trains from Worcester Foregate Street / Worcester Shrub Hill to Birmingham New Street / Birmingham Moor Street / Dorridge will start from Droitwich Spa, with rail replacement buses operating between Great Malvern - Worcester and Droitwich Spa (as required).

    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 Reading and Redhill / Gatwick Airport

    Buses replace trains between Reading and Guildford on Sunday 3 July

    Last updated: 08:54 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Guildford, closing all lines.

    Buses will replace trains between Reading and Guildford, with both fast and stopping buses running.

    The last bus of the day will be extended to run through to Gatwick Airport.

    At Wokingham, buses from Reading to Guildford will stop to pick up only. Buses from Guildford to Reading will stop for drop off only.

    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 – Between Birmingham International / Shrewsbury / Machynlleth and Aberystwyth

    CANCELLED: Engineering work between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth from Sunday 3 to Friday 8 July

    Last updated: 02:25 30/05/2022

    The engineering work scheduled to take place between Machynlleth and Aberystwyth has been cancelled and trains will now run normally on this route.

    Check before you travel:

    The Journey Planner has been amended to reflect the cancellation of the engineering work. To find options for your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

  • GWR – Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Swansea

    Amended evening / morning trains to / from Swansea from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 July

    Last updated: 01:08 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Cardiff Central and Bridgend, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

    Monday to Thursday:

    The 20:48 (departing 20:18) and 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea services (both diverted via Gloucester) will further divert between Cardiff Central and Bridgend (via Ninian Park - not calling), departing Bridgend and beyond a few minutes later than normal.

    The 21:48 (departing 21:18) London Paddington to Swansea service (diverted via Gloucester) will use the route via Ninian Park (- not calling) as normal. On Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights this train will incur a few minutes additional journey time between Bridgend and Port Talbot Parkway. 

    Tuesday and Wednesday:

    The 03:46 Swansea to London Paddington (also diverted via Gloucester) will arrive depart Bridgend and arrive Cardiff Central a few minutes later than normal.

    Check before you travel:

    You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

  • GWR – Greater Anglia between London Liverpool Street and Norwich

    Amended 23:30 London Liverpool Street to Norwich service from Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 July

    Last updated: 09:13 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Ipswich and Norwich, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Thursday morning.

    As a result, the 23:30 London Liverpool Street to Norwich service will terminate at Ipswich. A replacement bus will run between Ipswich and Norwich.

    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 Barnstaple and Exeter St Davids / Exmouth

    Buses replace late night trains between Barnstaple and Crediton / Exeter St Davids from Monday 4 to Wednesday 6 July

    Last updated: 09:30 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Exeter St Davids and Barnstaple, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Thursday morning.

    The 20:54 Exmouth to Barnstaple will terminate at Crediton. A replacement bus will run from Crediton to Yeoford, and also between Crediton and Barnstaple.

    The 22:41 Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids will not run. A replacement bus will run between Barnstaple and Exeter St Davids, connecting with a replacement bus between Yeoford and Crediton.

    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 services to / from Pangbourne

    Buses replace evening / morning trains to / from Pangbourne from Monday 4 to Friday 8 July

    Last updated: 11:07 12/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Saturday morning.

    The following trains will not call at Pangbourne:

    Monday to Thursday:

    • The 23:22 Didcot Parkway to Reading service.
    • The 23:30 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.
    • The 23:32 Reading to Didcot Parkway service.

     

    Tuesday to Friday:

    • The 00:45 Oxford to Reading service.
    • The 03:54 Didcot Parkway to Reading service.

     

    Friday:

    • The 23:30 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.

     

    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 services to / from Burnham / Taplow

    Buses replace trains to / from Burnham / Taplow from Monday 4 to Friday 8 July

    Last updated: 11:10 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Maidenhead and Reading, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

    The following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

    Monday to Thursday:

    • The 22:52 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.
    • The 23:50 London Paddington to Reading service.

     

    Tuesday to Friday:

    • The 00:18 Reading to London Paddington service.
    • The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service.

     

    Friday:

    • The 23:50 London Paddington to Reading service

     

    Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow, connecting with train services.

    Additionally, on Tuesday to Friday​​​​​​​, the 00:18 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford for rail connections towards Reading.

    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 Worcester Shrub Hill and London Paddington

    Amended 06:43 Worcester Shrub Hill to London Paddington service on Monday 4 July

    Last updated: 01:14 09/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Foregate Street, closing some lines.

    As a result of this, the 06:43 Worcester Shrub Hill to London Paddington service will start from Oxford. 

    Customers between Worcester Shrub Hill and Hanborough should use earlier / later services to complete their journey. 

    Check before you travel:

    You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

  • AW – Between Cardiff Central / Crewe and Chester

    Buses replace late night trains between Shrewsbury / Crewe and Chester from Tuesday 5 to Thursday 7 July

    Last updated: 10:33 09/05/2022

    .Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Chester, resulting in the closure of some lines.

    The 21:15 Cardiff Central to Chester will be diverted via Wrexham General. Road transport will be in operation between Shrewsbury and Chester via Crewe.

    The 23:30 Crewe to Chester will be replaced by a bus throughout.

    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 London Paddington and Reading

    Buses replace early morning trains to / from Burnham / Taplow on Saturday 9 July

    Last updated: 11:39 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between West Drayton and Maidenhead, closing some lines early on Saturday morning.

    The following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

    • 00:18 Reading to London Paddington service.
    • 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service.

     

    Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.

    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 Filton Abbey Wood and Bristol Temple Meads

    Buses replace trains between Bristol Parkway and Bristol Temple Meads on Saturday 9 July

    Last updated: 02:02 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Filton Abbey Wood and Stapleton Road from 00:01 Saturday until 23:59, closing some lines. 

    A replacement bus service will run hourly between:

    Bristol Parkway and Lawrence Hill

    Bristol Temple Meads and Stapleton Road.

    Please note: Buses from Bristol Parkway will stop at Filton Abbey Wood for pickup only. Buses to Bristol Parkway will stop at Filton Abbey Wood for drop off only. 

    Trains to / from Severn Beach / Avonmouth will call at Lawrence Hill and Stapleton Road as normal. 

    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.

  • XC – Between Birmingham New Street and Stansted Airport

    Buses replace trains between Leicester and Peterborough on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 July

    Last updated: 02:11 28/06/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Melton Mowbray and Peterborough, closing all lines.

    Rail replacement buses will run between Leicester, Melton Mowbray, Oakham, Stamford and Peterborough.

    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.

  • XC – CrossCountry between Aberdeen / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh / Newcastle / York / Leeds / Sheffield and Birmingham New Street / Bristol Temple Meads / Exeter St Davids / Plymouth / Penzance East Midlands Railway between Liverpool Lime Street / Sheffield and Derby / Nottingham / Norwich / London St Pancras International Northern between Nottingham and Leeds and between Sheffield and Chesterfield / Derby / Scarborough / Doncaster / Adwick

    Amended trains in the Chesterfield area from Saturday 9 to Monday 11 July

    Last updated: 12:17 27/06/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Derby and Sheffield, closing some lines.

    CrossCountry:

    Saturday and Sunday:

    Rail replacement bus service will run between Derby / Chesterfield and Sheffield all weekend.

    East Midlands Railway:

    Saturday and Sunday:

    Rail replacement bus services will run between:

    • Nottingham and Sheffield / Stockport.
    • Derby and Sheffield (express).

     

    You can use your tickets on Northern's Derby - Chesterfield / Sheffield replacement buses as well as those above.

    Monday:

    The 06:47 Liverpool to Norwich service will now start from Warrington Central.

    Northern:

    Trains between Nottingham and Leeds will start / terminate at Sheffield. A replacement bus service will run between Nottingham and Sheffield.

    Trains between Sheffield and Doncaster / Adwick will not run.

    Trains between Sheffield and Scarborough will call additionally at Rotherham Central, Swinton, Mexborough and Conisbrough.

    Trains between Sheffield and Manchester Piccadilly will start / terminate at Hope. A rail replacement bus service will operate from Hope to Sheffield in both directions.

    Buses replace trains between Sheffield / Chesterfield and Derby.

    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.

  • SWR – South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Guildford and Farnham / Alton

    Buses replace trains between Farnham and Alton on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 July

    Last updated: 11:08 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Farnham and Alton, closing all lines.

    Buses will replace trains between Farnham and Alton.

    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 Oxford and Reading

    Amended 00:45 Oxford to Reading service on Saturday 9 July

    Last updated: 11:32 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway from 00:00 until 05:15, closing some lines.

    The 00:45 Oxford to Reading service will use alternative platforms at Cholsey and Goring & Streatley. The service will not call at Pangbourne.

    A rail replacement bus service will operate between Tilehurst and Pangbourne.

    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 London Paddington and Penzance

    Amended late night services between London Paddington and Penzance on Sunday 10 July

    Last updated: 12:15 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Taunton and Tiverton Parkway, closing some lines. 

    • The 21:15 Penzance to London Paddington service will divert between Exeter St David's and Reading (via Honiton and Yeovil Pen Mill - NOT calling at either). It will depart Exeter St David's slightly EARLIER later than normal.
    • The 23:50 London Paddington to Penzance service will divert between Reading and Exeter St David's (via Yeovil Pen Mill and Honiton - NOT calling at either). It will arrive Exeter St David's approximately 20 minutes later than normal.

     

    Check before you travel:

    You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner.

  • GWR – Between Hereford / Worcester Foregate Street / Cheltenham Spa and London Paddington

    Buses replace trains between Worcester Foregate Street and Worcestershire Parkway / Cheltenham Spa on Sunday 10 July

    Last updated: 02:10 28/06/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Worcester Foregate Street and Worcestershire Parkway from 00:45 until 04:45 on Monday, resulting in some lines being closed.

    The following alterations will apply:

    • Trains between London Paddington and Worcester Shrub Hill / Foregate Street / Great Malvern / Hereford will terminate / start Worcestershire Parkway.  Rail replacement transport will operate hourly between Worcestershire Parkway, Worcester Shrub Hill, Worcester Foregate Street with most buses extended to / from Malvern Link and Great Malvern.
    • Trains between Worcester Foregate Street / Shrub Hill and Bristol Temple Meads will operate between Cheltenham Spa and stations to / from Bristol Temple Meads. Rail replacement transport will operate between Worcester Foregate Street / Shrub Hill / Ashchurch for Tewkesbury and Cheltenham Spa.

     

    Approximate road journey times from Worcestershire Parkway to Worcester Foregate Street 30 minutes and, to Great Malvern 60 minutes. Road journey time from Worcester Foregate Street to Cheltenham Spa is 60 minutes.

    Last two buses from Worcestershire Parkway will operate to Worcester Shrub Hill only. 

    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 between Cardiff Central and Bridgend

    Buses replace trains between Cardiff Central / Barry and Bridgend service from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 July

    Last updated: 11:42 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Barry and Bridgend, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

    As a result:

    • The 22:42 Bridgend to Cardiff Central service will be replaced by a bus.
    • The 22:43 Cardiff Central to Bridgend service will terminate at Barry. A replacement bus will run from Barry to Bridgend.

     

    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.

     

  • SWR – South Western Railway London Waterloo / Woking and Salisbury / Yeovil Junction / Southampton Central / Portsmouth Harbour / Bournemouth / Poole / Weymouth

    Amended evening trains in the Basingstoke area from Monday 11 until Wednesday 13 July

    Last updated: 10:59 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Basingstoke and Eastleigh, closing some lines on Monday to Wednesday evenings.

    As a result:

    The 21:00 Weymouth to Woking service will terminate at Eastleigh. A connecting bus service will run from Eastleigh to Basingstoke, where the train will restart.

    The 21:35 London Waterloo to Weymouth service will additionally call at Basingstoke.

    The 22:08 London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour via Eastleigh service will be diverted via Havant, calling additionally at Havant, Cosham and Portchester before terminating at Fareham.

    The 22:20 London Waterloo to Yeovil Junction service will call additionally at Farnborough.

    The 22:35 London Waterloo to Poole service will be diverted via Havant, calling additionally at Guildford, Havant and Fareham.

    The 23:05 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus service will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central.

    The 23:35 London Waterloo to Bournemouth service will be diverted via Havant, calling additionally at Guildford, Havant and Fareham.

    The 23:40 London Waterloo to Salisbury service will call additionally at Farnborough and Fleet. A replacement bus service will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central.

    Check before you travel:

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    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 London Paddington and Swansea

    Amended 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea service on Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 July

    Last updated: 11:30 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Bristol Parkway, closing some lines.

    As a result of this, the 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea service will divert between Swindon and Bristol Parkway. It will arrive / depart Bristol Parkway later than usual. 

    Check before you travel:

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  • GWR – Various Great Western Railway routes

    Amended late night Great Western Railway service from Monday 11 until Thursday 14 July

    Last updated: 12:01 14/06/2022

    Engineering work is taking place on various routes on the Great Western Railway network, closing some lines.

    As a result of this, the following alterations will apply:

    • The 23:42 Swindon to Cheltenham Spa service will depart earlier than normal and divert between Swindon and Gloucester. It will not call at Kemble, Stroud or Stonehouse. This service will then terminate at Gloucester. A rail replacement bus service will run between Swindon and Cheltenham Spa, calling at Kemble, Stroud and Stonehouse Post Office. 
    • The 21:50 London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill service will additionally call at Didcot Parkway to drop off only. It will then divert between Didcot Parkway and Worcester Shrub Hill. A rail replacement bus service will run between Oxford and Worcester Shrub Hill calling at Hanborough, Charlbury, Shipton, Kingham, Moreton-in-Marsh, Honeybourne, Evesham, Pershore and Worcestershire Parkway. 
    • The 22:50 London Paddington to Worcestershire Parkway will terminate at Oxford. Rail replacement buses will operate between Oxford and Worcestershire Parkway calling at Hanborough, Charlbury, Shipton, Kingham, Moreton-in-Marsh, Honeybourne, Evesham, Pershore and Worcestershire Parkway. 
    • The 22:00 Hereford to London Paddington service will terminate at Worcester Shrub Hill. Rail replacement transport will operate from Worcester Shrub Hill to Oxford to connect with the rest of the train. There will also be a rail replacement bus from Worcester Shrub Hill to Evesham and Oxford calling at all stations. 
    • The 22:36 Worcester Shrub Hill to Bristol Temple Meads service will terminate at Gloucester. A replacement bus will be provided between Gloucester and Bristol Temple Meads, calling at Bristol Parkway, Filton Abbey Wood. 

     

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    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 – Worcester Shrub Hill to London Paddington

    Amended 06:43 Worcester Shrub Hill to London Paddington service on Monday 11 July

    Last updated: 11:27 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Worcestershire Parkway and Worcester Foregate Street, closing some lines.

    As a result of this, the 06:43 Worcester Shrub Hill to London Paddington service will start from Oxford. 

    Customers between Worcester Shrub Hill and Hanborough should use earlier / later services to complete their journey. 

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  • GWR – Between London Paddington and Swansea

    Amended 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea service on Thursday 14 July

    Last updated: 11:58 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Bristol Parkway, closing some lines.

    As a result of this, the 22:48 London Paddington to Swansea service will divert between Swindon and Bristol Parkway. It will arrive / depart Bristol Parkway later than usual. 

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  • AW – Transport for Wales between Cardiff Central / Carmarthen and Milford Haven / Pembroke Dock / Fishguard Harbour

    Amended early morning trains to / from Carmarthen on Friday 15 July

    Last updated: 11:56 16/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Carmarthen and Whitland, closing some lines early on Friday morning.

    Between 00:05 and 05:10 on Friday morning, trains to / from Carmarthen will be retimed by up to 26 minutes.

    Check before you travel:

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  • XC – Between Birmingham New Street and Cambridge / Stansted Airport

    Buses replace trains between Leicester and Peterborough on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 10:16 23/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Leicester and Peterborough, closing some lines.

    As a result a rail replacement bus service will be in operation between Leicester and Peterborough, also calling at Melton Mowbray, Oakham and Stamford.

    Check before you travel:

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    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 London Paddington and Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford

    Buses replace trains between Charlbury and Moreton-in-Marsh on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:39 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Ascott-under-Wychwood and Moreton-in-Marsh, closing some lines.

    All services between London Paddington and Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford will terminate / start at Charlbury and will run to an amended timetable.

    A rail replacement bus service will operate between:

    • Charlbury and Moreton-in-Marsh, calling at Kingham (journey times will be extended)

     

    Ticket Acceptance:

    • Customers can use West Midlands Railway services between Worcester Foregate Street / Malvern Link / Great Malvern / Colwall / Ledbury and Hereford.

     

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    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 Didcot Parkway and London Paddington

    Amended late night services between Didcot Parkway and London Paddington on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:09 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing some lines.

    Saturday:

    • As a result the 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service will not call at Taplow and Burnham. A rail replacement bus service will be in operation between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.

     

    Sunday:

    The following services will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey and will not call at Pangbourne:

    • The 22:45 and 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington.
    • The 23:20 Reading to Didcot Parkway (departing at 23:25).
    • The 23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.

     

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    You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

  • XC – Between Plymouth / Bristol Temple Meads / Birmingham New Street and Leeds / York / Edinburgh / Aberdeen 

    Amended CrossCountry services between Chesterfield and Sheffield on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 10:32 23/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Chesterfield and Sheffield, closing some lines.

    As a result all services will take an alternative route with extended journey times of 15 minutes. 

    On Sunday southbound trains will not call at Chesterfield.

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  • SWR – South Western Railway services between London Waterloo / Eastleigh and Southampton Central / Fareham / Portsmouth Harbour / Poole / Weymouth

    Buses replace evening / morning trains between Winchester and Southampton Central on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 01:16 23/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Winchester and St Denys, closing lines early on Sunday morning.

    Saturday:

    The 23:35 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will terminate at Winchester. A replacement bus will run from Winchester to Southampton Central.

    Sunday:

    The 00:10 London Waterloo to Bournemouth service will terminate at Winchester. A replacement bus will run from Winchester to Southampton Central, connecting with an additional train from Southampton Central to Bournemouth.

    The 01:05 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will terminate at Winchester. A replacement bus will run from Winchester to Southampton Central.

    The 06:37 Portsmouth Harbour to Southampton Central service starts at 06:31

    The 06:55 Southampton Central to London Waterloo service will start from Winchester at 07:23. An earlier replacement bus will run from Southampton Central to Winchester, connecting with the train.

    The 07:17 Portsmouth Harbour to  London Waterloo service will start at Winchester at 08:23. An earlier replacement bus will run from Fareham to Winchester, connecting with the train.

    The 07:20 Poole to London Waterloo service will depart 2 minutes earlier than usual, and will terminate at Southampton Central. A replacement bus will run from Southampton Central to Winchester, for connections towards London.

    The 07:35 Basingstoke to Poole service will terminate at Winchester. Replacement buses will run from Winchester to Fareham, and from Winchester to Southampton Central. The 08:56 Southampton Central to Weymouth train service will connect with the Winchester to Southampton bus above.

    The 07:50 Poole to Eastleigh service will terminate at Southampton Central. A replacement bus will run from Southampton Central to Winchester.

    The 07:54 London Waterloo to Poole service will terminate at Winchester. A replacement bus will run from Winchester to Southampton Central, connecting with the 10:01 Southampton Central to Poole train service.

    The 07:55 Southampton Central to Eastleigh service will not run. A replacement bus will run earlier from Southampton Central to Winchester.

    The 08:08 Salisbury to Salisbury via Chandlers Ford service will start from Southampton Central at 09:10. A replacement bus will run from Romsey to Southampton Central.

    The 08:17 Portsmouth Harbour to London Waterloo service will start at Winchester at 09:23. A replacement bus will run from Fareham to Winchester, connecting with the train.

    The 08:17 Portsmouth Harbour to Fareham will run as an additional train service.

    The 08:20 Salisbury to Romsey service will start at 08:08, and will terminate at Southampton Central at 08:52. A replacement bus will run from Southampton Central to Romsey.

    The 08:24 Eastleigh to Portsmouth Harbour service starts from Fareham at 08:42. A replacement bus will run from Eastleigh at 07:47 to Fareham, connecting with the train.

    The 09:26 Eastleigh to Portsmouth Harbour service starts from Fareham at 0945.

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    You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

  • SWR – South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Ascot and Windsor & Eton Riverside / Reading / Weybridge / Woking / Guildford

    Buses replace trains in the Staines area on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 12:13 23/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Staines and Wokingham, closing all lines. 

    Saturday:

    Buses will replace trains between:

    • Staines and Reading.
    • Staines and Weybridge.
    • Ascot and Aldershot.

     

    Sunday:

    Buses will replace trains between:

    • Staines and Reading.
    • Staines and Woking.
    • Ascot and Aldershot.

     

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    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 – 04:16 Chester to Milford Haven

    Amended 04:16 Chester to Milford Haven on Saturday 16 July

    Last updated: 08:29 23/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Crewe and Shrewsbury, closing some lines.

    The 04:16 Chester to Milford Haven will start later than normal from Chester, and will run directly from Chester to Shrewsbury. If you are travelling from Crewe, Nantwich, Whitchurch and Wem, you will need to travel earlier by rail replacement minibus to connect at Shrewsbury.    

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  • AW – Between Barry Island and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil

    Buses replace trains between Pontypridd and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 08:38 23/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Abercynon and Merthyr Tydfil / Aberdare, closing all lines.

    Buses will replace trains between Pontypridd and Aberdare / Merthyr Tydfil.

    Check before you travel:

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    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 Warminster and Westbury / Swindon

    Amended early morning services to / from Warminster on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:29 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Warminster and Salisbury until 09:55, closing some lines.

    As a result the following amendments will apply:

    • The 07:55 Westbury to Warminster service will not run. No alternative transport will be provided.
    • The 08:11 Warminster to Swindon service will start from Westbury. A rail replacement bus service will be in operation between Warminster / Dilton Marsh and Westbury to connect with the train.

     

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    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 London Paddington and Reading   

    Buses replace trains to / from Burnham and Taplow on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:45 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading / Twyford, closing some lines.

    The 00:33 London Paddington to Reading service will not call at Burnham or Taplow.

    A rail replacement bus service will operate between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.

    The following trains will not call at Burnham:

    • The 06:20 Reading to London Paddington service.
    • The 06:34 London Paddington to Reading service.
    • The 07:10 Reading to London Paddington service.
    • The 23:54 London Paddington to Reading service. 

     

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  • GWR – Between London Paddington and Swansea / Carmarthen 

    Amended services between London Paddington and Swansea / Carmarthen on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:41 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Severn Tunnel Junction and Bristol Parkway, closing some lines.

    The following amendments will apply:

    • All services between London Paddington and Swansea / Carmarthen will be diverted between Swindon and Newport. They will not call at Bristol Parkway but will call additionally at Patchway. A rail replacement bus service will operate between Patchway and Bristol Parkway.
    • Most services will depart London Paddington, Reading and Swindon earlier than advertised.
    • Most services from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington will depart Bristol Temple Meads and beyond approximately 5 minutes later than normal.

     

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    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 Cardiff Central and Bristol Temple Meads / Portsmouth Harbour 

    Amended services to / from Cardiff Central on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:34 20/05/2022

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

    Except the amendments below, all services between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour will start / terminate at Bristol Parkway. Also services between Cardiff Central and Taunton will start / terminate at Bristol Temple Meads. 

    • The 10:00 and 16:36 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads services will not run.
    • The 17:40 Cardiff Central to Portsmouth Harbour service will start from Bristol Temple Meads.
    • The 23:11 Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads service will not run and will be replaced by a bus.
    • The 08:06 Weymouth to Cardiff Central and the 09:18 and 10:10 Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central services will divert to Bristol Parkway where they will terminate/
    • The 08:45 Westbury to Cardiff Central service will not run. 

     

    Rail replacement buses will operate between:

    • Newport and Bristol Parkway.
    • Newport and Bristol Parkway, calling at Severn Tunnel Junction and Patchway.

     

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  • GWR – Between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn 

    Amended early morning services to / from Reading on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:13 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Theale from 00:35 until 08:50 in the morning, closing some lines.

    As a result the following amendments will apply:

    • The 08:06 Reading to Newbury service will not run.  A rail replacement bus service will be in operation, departing reading at 07:55 and calling at all stations except Newbury Racecourse.
    • The 08:34 Reading to Bedwyn service will start from Newbury (connects with the above bus).

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  • GWR – Between Reading and Basingstoke 

    Buses replace early morning trains between Reading and Basingstoke on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:26 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Reading West / Basingstoke until 08:50, closing some lines.

    As a result the following amendments will apply:

    • The 07:38 and 08:38 Reading to Basingstoke services will not run.
    • The 08:07 and 09:07 Basingstoke to Reading services will not run. 

     

    Buses will replace trains between:

    • Reading and Basingstoke, calling at all stations.

     

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    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 Marlow and Maidenhead

    Amended 00:12 Marlow to Maidenhead service on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:22 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Bourne End and Maidenhead, closing some lines.

    As a result the 00:12 Marlow to Maidenhead service will terminate at Bourne End. A rail replacement bus service will operate between these stations, also calling at Cookham and Furze Platt.

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    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 London Paddington and Didcot Parkway

    Amended early morning services between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway on Sunday 17 July

    Last updated: 02:19 20/05/2022

    Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Didcot Parkway from 00:35 until 08:50, closing some lines.

    As a result the following amendments will apply:

    • The 07:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service will depart Reading and beyond a few minutes later than advertised.
    • The 08:42 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service will depart a few minutes later than advertised. The service will resume normal timings from Maidenhead and beyond.

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    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.