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 Ledbury and Hereford on Sunday 16 October

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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Great Malvern / Hereford

West Midlands Railway between Birmingham New Street and Hereford

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Great Western RailwayWest Midlands Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Ledbury and Hereford, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:

Replacement buses will run between Ledbury and Hereford.


The 12:27 Hereford to London Paddington will start from Great Malvern. Earlier road / rail connections are available between Hereford and Great Malvern.

The 18:46 (departing 18:38) London Paddington to Hereford will terminate at Great Malvern. West Midlands Railway services will provide rail / road connections between Great Malvern and Hereford.

West Midlands Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Ledbury and Hereford.

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.