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 trains between Shrewsbury and Newport on Sunday 2 October

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Between Manchester Piccadilly / Chester / Holyhead / Shrewsbury and Cardiff Central / Swansea / Milford Haven

TOC(s) affected
Transport for Wales

Engineering work is taking place between Shrewsbury and Newport, resulting in the closure of all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Shrewsbury and Newport.

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.