Future engineering work

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Amended late night trains between Bristol Temple Meads and Swindon / Westbury from Monday 10 to Thursday 13 May

Start date
10/05/2021 
End date
13/05/2021 
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Cardiff Central also between Bristol Temple Meads and Frome / Portsmouth Harbour.

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Late night engineering workis taking place between Bristol Temple Meads and Swindon / Westbury closing some lines.

The following alterations will apply from Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:23 Portsmouth Harbour to Bristol Temple Meads will terminate at Westbury with no onward road transport.
  • The 22:20 Avonmouth to Westbury will terminate Bath Spa. Road transport will depart at 23:20 from Bath Spa to Bradford-on-Avon, Trowbridge and Westbury. A mini bus will also depart at 23:20 from Bath Spa to Westbury calling all stations.
  • The 22:41 Westbury to Bristol Temple Meads will start from Bath Spa. A bus will depart at 22:41 from Westbury to Trowbridge, Bradford-on-Avon, setting down only at Bath Spa and Bristol Temple Meads. A minibus will also depart at 22:41 from Westbury to Bristol Temple Meads calling all stations.
  • The 23:45 Bristol Temple Meads to Frome will NOT run. A replacement bus will depart at 23:45 from Bristol Temple Meads to Keynsham, Oldfield Park Lower Bristol Road, Bath Spa, Bradford-on-Avon, Trowbridge and Westbury. Also a minibus will run between Bristol Temple Meads and Frome , calling all stations.

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