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 in the Westbury area on Sunday 13 November

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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Exeter St Davids / Paignton / Plymouth / Penzance, and also between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads / Swindon and Westbury / Frome / Portsmouth Harbour.

South Western Railway between Exeter St Davids / Salisbury and Westbury

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Engineering work is taking place between Trowbridge and Warminster, and also in the Westbury station area, closing various lines.

Great Western Railway:

Local services:

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Trowbridge and Warminster.
  • Westbury and Frome.
  • Westbury and Dilton Marsh.


Additionally, trains between Swindon and Weymouth will run to an amended timetable, and will be diverted between Trowbridge and Frome, not calling at Westbury.

Long distance services:

Trains will not call at Westbury, but will additionally call at Frome. Replacement buses will run between Frome and Westbury.

South Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Yeovil Pen Mill and Westbury, and also between Westbury and Warminster.

Check before you travel:

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.