Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 09/09/2022 12:42. Update now

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 Rugby and Stafford via Nuneaton from Saturday 22 to Sunday 30 October

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Avanti West Coast between London Euston and Crewe / Chester / Holyhead / Manchester Piccadilly / Preston / Lancaster / Carlisle / Glasgow Central / Edinburgh

London Northwestern Railway between London Euston and Crewe

TOC(s) affected
Avanti West CoastLondon Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Rugby and Stafford, closing all lines.

London Northwestern Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Rugby and Stafford. Trains between London Euston and Crewe will run between London Euston and Rugby only. For stations between Stafford and Crewe, you should use alternative services.

It is not yet known how Avanti West Coast will be affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with London Northwestern Railway you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling between 22 - 30 October with Avanti West Coast these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.