Timetable alterations

EngineeringWe're constantly working to improve our services which means engineering work is carried out on an ongoing basis. We do our best to minimise the effects on services.

This page contains details of planned changes to our timetables over the next few weeks due to engineering works as well as amends due to Bank Holidays or special events (football matches, concerts, exhibitions, festivals, Wembley events). For information about engineering works further ahead, please see the National Rail Enquiries website.

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Summary of engineering work

December 2014/January 2015

January/February 2015


Monday 15 - Thursday 18 December

Walsall line - Due to planned engineering work the 23.18 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall (at 23.46). A rail replacement bus service will operate departing from Walsall at 23.52, Bloxwich at 23.56, Bloxwich North at 23.57, Landywood at 00.02, Cannock at 00.07, arriving at Hednesford at 00.33.

Birmingham New Street-Worcester-Hereford - Due to planned engineering work the following service alterations will apply : After 21.45 trains between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill / Hereford will be diverted and will not call at University and Bromsgrove. Customers at / for University are advised to travel on Cross City services to / from Birmingham New Street. Rail replacement buses will operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove (as shown here).

Monday 15 - Friday 19 December

Abbey line - after 1930 rail replacement buses will operate - for more information, visit londonmidland.com/abbey or download a copy of the passenger information leaflet here.

Euston line - The 0755 Watford Junction to London Euston, 0815 Watford Junction to London Euston and 1734 London Euston to Watford Junction services will not run. Full details here

Saturday 20 December

Abbey line - after 1930 rail replacement buses will operate - for more information, visit londonmidland.com/abbey or download a copy of the passenger information leaflet here

Birmingham New Street-Birmingham International - The following alterations to train services between Birmingham New Street and Birmingham International will apply :

  • The 16.39 Birmingham New Street to Birmingham International service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 16.54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston train - calling at Marston Green at 17.02, arriving at Birmingham International at 17.05, OR the 17.14 Birmingham New Street to London Euston train - calling at Adderley Park at 17.18, Stechford at 17.22, Lea Hall at 17.24, Marston Green at 17.27, arriving at Birmingham International at 17.30.
  • The 17.18 Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 17.29 Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street train - calling at Marston Green at 17.32, Adderley Park at 17.36, arriving at Birmingham New Street at 17.42, OR the 17.46 Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street train - calling at Marston Green at 17.49, Lea Hall at 17.52, Stechford at 17.55, arriving at Birmingham New Street at 18.01.

Football - Aston Villa v Manchester United kick off 1500hrs.  Details of additional service and trains calling additionally at Witton after the match here.

Sunday 21 December

Abbey line - after 1930 rail replacement buses will operate - for more information, visit londonmidland.com/abbey or download a copy of the passenger information leaflet here.

Euston-Watford - The 07.55 Watford Junction to London Euston train will not run. The 08.15 Watford Junction to London Euston train will not run. Full details here.

Monday 22 December

Abbey line - after 1930 rail replacement buses will operate - for more information, visit londonmidland.com/abbey or download a copy of the passenger information leaflet here.

Euston line - Amendments to services after 2030 - full details here.

Tuesday 23 December

Abbey line - after 1930 rail replacement buses will operate - for more information, visit londonmidland.com/abbey or download a copy of the passenger information leaflet here

Bushey - Due to planned engineering work the following services will call at Bushey to set down only :

  • 22.07 London Euston – Milton Keynes Central,
  • 23.04 London Euston – Northampton,
  • 00.04 London Euston – Northampton (WO),
  • 00.34 London Euston – Northampton (WO).

Wednesday 24 December - Christmas Eve

Most services will operate to an amended timetable and close down earlier details below or plan your journey at londonmidland.com

Abbey line (Watford Junction-St Albans Abbey) - after 1930 rail replacement buses will operate - for more information, visi londonmidland.com/abbey or download a copy of the passenger information leaflet here.

Marston Vale Line (Bletchley-Bedford) - Amendments to services on the Marston Vale Line, reduced level of service from 1400- details here.

Birmingham-Liverpool - Amendments to services between Birmingham-Liverpool Lime Street  from 1450, details here.

Watford -Euston - The 0755 Watford Junction to London Euston and 0815 Watford Junction to London Euston services will not run.

Birmingham New Street-London Euston - From 1315 amendments to services details here.

London Euston-Crewe - The 2013 London Euston-Crewe will not run. The 2046 London Euston-Crewe will terminate at Birmingham New Street.

Birmingham New Street-Wolverhampton (local services) - From 1530 trains between Birmingham New Street and Wolverhampton will operate to an amended timetable. Details here.

Cross City (Redditch-Birmingham-Lichfield) - From 1320 amended timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Walsall-Rugeley - From 1415 trains between Birmingham New Street and Walsall/Rugeley Trent Valley will operate to an amended timetable - details here.

Birmingham-Worcester-Hereford - The following amendments to service will be in operation.
The following alterations to train services between Birmingham New Street and Worcester / Hereford will apply:

  • 17.19 Birmingham New Street – Hereford will not run.
  • 17.59 Birmingham New Street – Great Malvern will not run.
  • 19.59 Birmingham New Street – Worcester Shrub Hill will not run.
  • 20.56 Hereford – Worcester Shrub Hill will not run.
  • 20.59 Birmingham New Street – Hereford will terminate at Great Malvern.
  • 21.29 Hereford – Birmingham New Street will terminate at Worcester Shrub Hill.
  • 22.59 Hereford – Worcester Shrub Hill will not run.
  • 23.00 Birmingham New Street – Worcester Shrub Hill will not run.

Snow Hill lines (Great Malvern-Kidderminster-Stourbridge-Snow Hill-Dorridge/Shirley-Stratford upon Avon) - From 1330 train services on the Snow Hill lines will operate to an amended timetable - details here.

Town Car (Stourbridge Junction-Stourbridge Town) - The following services will not run:

  • 23.15 Stourbridge Junction – Stourbridge Town will not run.
  • 23.35 Stourbridge Junction – Stourbridge Town will not run.
  • 23.54 Stourbridge Junction – Stourbridge Town will not run.
  • 23.20 Stourbridge Town – Stourbridge Junction will not run.
  • 23.40 Stourbridge Town – Stourbridge Junction will not run.
  • 23.59 Stourbridge Town – Stourbridge Junction will not run.

Birmingham New Street-Shrewsbury - The following services will not run: 1749 Birmingham New Street-Shrewsbury and 2147 Shrewsbury-Wolverhampton.

Thursday 25 December - Christmas Day

All train and timetabled rail replacement bus services will not operate.

Friday 26 December - Boxing Day

All train and timetabled rail replacement bus services will not operate.

Saturday 27 December

Abbey Line - Rail replacement buses operate - details here.

Birmingham-Liverpool - Revised timetable in place, rail replacement buses between Crewe and Wolverhampton. Details here.

Euston lines - Revised etimateble in operation, rail replacement buses between Stanmore (LU)/Watford Junction and Hemel Hempstead - details here.

Coventry-Nuneaton - The following services will not run, 0616 and 0716 Coventry-Nuneaton & 0647 and 0814 Nuneaton-Coventry.

Birmingham-Wolverhampton (local services) - Revised timetable in operation - details here

Cross City (Lichfield-Birmingham-Redditch) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Walsall-Rugeley - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham New Street-Bromsgrove-Worcester - The following services will not run, the 0956 Worcester Shrub Hill-Birmingham New Street & 1115 Bromsgrove-Birmingham New Street.

Snow Hill lines - The following alterations to train services between Stratford-upon-Avon / Leamington Spa and Worcester Shrub Hill / Great Malvern will apply :

  • 07.00 Stratford-upon-Avon – Stourbridge Junction will start from Birmingham Snow Hill (at 08.03).
  • 07.43 Stratford-upon-Avon – Stourbridge Junction will start from Birmingham Snow Hill (at 08.43).
  • 06.29 Leamington Spa – Birmingham Snow Hill will not run.
  • 07.56 Leamington Spa – Worcester Shrub Hill will start from Birmingham Snow Hill (at 08.53).
  • 06.31 Birmingham Moor Street – Worcester Shrub Hill will start from Birmingham Snow Hill (at 06.35).
  • 07.01 Birmingham Moor Street – Great Malvern will start from Birmingham Snow Hill (at 07.06).

Birmingham-Shrewsbury - The 0529 Shrewsbury-Birmingham New Street & 0725 Wolverhampton-Shrewsbury services will not run.

Sunday 28 December

Abbey line - Rail replacement buses will operate - details here.

Birmingham-Liverpool - Revised timetable in operation, rail replacement buses in operation between Crewe and Wolverhamtpon - details here.

Euston lines - Revised etimateble in operation, rail replacement buses between Stanmore (LU)/Watford Junction and Hemel Hempstead - details here.

Birmingham-Wolverhampton (local services) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Snow Hill lines - Due to planned engineering work the following alterations to train services between Great Malvern / Worcester Shrub Hill and Birmingham Moor Street / Stratford-upon-Avon will apply :

  • The 09.07 Great Malvern to Stratford-upon-Avon service will start from Birmingham Snow Hill (at 10.26). A rail replacement bus will operate between Great Malvern and Birmingham Snow Hill - departing from Great Malvern at 07.18, Malvern Link at 07.29, Worcester Foregate Street at 07.50, Worcester Shrub Hill at 08.01, Droitwich Spa at 08.24, Kidderminster at 08.50, Blakedown at 08.59, Hagley at 09.07, Stourbridge Junction at 09.18, Cradley Heath at 09.29, Rowley Regis at 09.38, Smethwick Galton Bridge at 09.51, The Hawthorns at 09.57, Jewellery Quarter at 10.07, arriving at Birmingham Snow Hill at 10.16 (to connect with the train).
  • The 09.26 Birmingham Moor Street to Great Malvern service will start from Worcester Shrub Hill (at 10.28). A rail replacement bus will operate between Birmingham Moor Street and Worcester Shrub Hill - departing from Birmingham Moor Street at 07.49, Birmingham Snow Hill at 08.00, Jewellery Quarter at 08.10, The Hawthorns at 08.20, Smethwick Galton Bridge at 08.26, Rowley Regis at 08.39, Cradley Heath at 08.48, Stourbridge Junction at 08.59, Hagley at 09.09, Kidderminster at 09.25, Droitwich Spa at 09.51, arriving at Worcester Shrub Hill at 10.13 (to connect with the train.

Football - Aston Villa v Sunderland at Villa Park, kick off 1500hrs. Details of trains calling additionally at Witton before and after the match here.

Monday 29 - Wednesday 31 December

Marston Vale Line - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Liverpool - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Euston lines - Revised timetable in operation - details here

Birmingham-Wolverhampton (local services) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Cross City (Lichfield-Birmingham-Redditch) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Walsall-Rugeley - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham New Street-Worcester-Hereford - The following alterations to train services between Birmingham New Street & Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford will apply :

  • 06.26 Worcester Shrub Hill – Birmingham New Street will not run.
  • 07.09 Hereford – Birmingham New Street will not run.
  • 07.19 Birmingham New Street – Great Malvern will not run.
  • 08.38 Great Malvern – Birmingham New Street will not run.
  • 17.49 Birmingham New Street – Hereford will not run.
  • 17.59 Birmingham New Street – Great Malvern will not run.
  • 20.56 Hereford – Worcester Shrub Hill will not run.

Birmingham-Shrewsbury - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Thursday 1 January

Abbey line - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Euston lines - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Coventry-Nuneton - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Wolverhampton - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Cross City (Lichfield-Birmingham-Redditch) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Walsall-Rugeley - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Snow Hill lines - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Town Car (Stourbridge Junction-Stourbridge Town) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Shrewsbury - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Football - Aston Villa v Crystal Palace at Villa Park, kick off 1500hrs. The following additional trains will operate.  Departing Witton at 1714 arriving Birmingham New Street at 1722 and departing Witton at 1750 arriving Birmingham New Street at 1757.

Friday 2 January

Birmingham-Liverpool - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Euston lines - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Wolverhampton (local services) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Cross City (Lichfield-Birmingham-Redditch) - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham-Walsall-Rugeley - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Birmingham New Street-Worcester-Hereford  -The following alterations to train services between Birmingham New Street & Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford will apply :

  • 06.26 Worcester Shrub Hill – Birmingham New Street will not run.
  • 07.09 Hereford – Birmingham New Street will not run.
  • 07.19 Birmingham New Street – Great Malvern will not run.
  • 08.38 Great Malvern – Birmingham New Street will not run.
  • 17.49 Birmingham New Street – Hereford will not run.
  • 17.59 Birmingham New Street – Great Malvern will not run.
  • 20.56 Hereford – Worcester Shrub Hill will not run.

Birmingham-Shrewsbury - Revised timetable in operation - details here.

Saturday 3 January

London Euston-Crewe- Amendments to services between Euston and Crewe, rail replacement buses between Crewe and Stafford - details here.

Walsall line - Due to planned engineering work the following alterations to train services between Birmingham New Street and Walsall / Rugeley Trent Valley will apply :

  • The 22.17 Birmingham New Street to Rugeley Trent Valley service will terminate at Walsall (at 22.44). A rail replacement bus will operate between Walsall and Rugeley Trent Valley - departing from Walsall at 22.54, Bloxwich at 22.59, Bloxwich North at 23.01, Landywood at 23.07, Cannock at 23.13, Hednesford at 23.21, Rugeley Town at 23.32, arriving at Rugeley Trent Valley at 23.52.
  • The 23.18 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will not run. A rail replacement bus will operate between Birmingham New Street and Hednesford - departing from Birmingham New Street at 23.18, Duddeston at 23.28, Aston at 23.33, Witton at 23.40, Perry Barr at 23.48, Hamstead at 23.57, Tame Bridge Parkway at 00.08, Bescot Stadium at 00.17, Walsall at 00.26, Bloxwich at 00.31, Bloxwich North at 00.33, Landywood at 00.39, Cannock at 00.45, arriving at Hednesford at 01.11.
    Sunday 4 January

London Euston-Northampton - The 0654 London Euston to Northampton & 0642 Milton keynes Central to London Euston services will not run - details here.

London Euston-Crewe- Amendments ot services between London Euston and Crewe, rail replacement buses between Crewe and Stafford - details here.

London Euston-Birmingham New Street- the 0924 London Euston to Birmingham New Street service will depart slightly earlier from Northampton at 1057, Long Buckby at 1108 and from Rugby at 1120.

Football - Walsall v Coventry City at Banks's Stadium, kick off 1500hrs. Details of services calling additionally at Bescot Stadium before and after the match here.

Sunday 4 January

Wolverhampton-Birmingham - Due to planned engineering work the 08.22 Wolverhampton to Birmingham New Street service will not run. A rail replacement bus will depart from Wolverhampton at 07.47, Coseley at 07.58, Tipton at 08.07, Dudley Port at 08.15, Sandwell & Dudley at 08.24, Smethwick Galton Bridge at 08.30, Smethwick Rolfe Street at 08.34, arriving at Birmingham New Street at 08.49.
 

Rugeley Trent Valley-Birmingham - Due to planned engineering work the 09.48 Rugeley Trent Valley to Birmingham New Street service will start from Walsall (at 10.23). A rail replacement bus will operate between Rugeley Trent Valley and Walsall - departing from Rugeley Trent Valley at 09.11, Rugeley Town at 09.17, Hednesford at 09.28, Cannock at 09.36, Landywood at 09.48, Bloxwich North at 09.55, Bloxwich at 09.57, arriving at Walsall at 10.13 (to connect with the train).

Football - Aston Villa v Blackpool at Villa Park, kick off 1500hrs. Details of services calling additionally before and after the match here.

Monday 5 January

Euston lines - Amendments to services from London Euston after 2030 - details here.

Tuesday 6 - Thursday 8 January

Bushey - the following services will call to set down at Bushey only - 2207 London Euston-Milton Keynes Central, 2304 London Euston-Northampton, 0004 London Euston-Northampton and 0034 London Euston-Northampton.

Friday 9 January

Bushey - The 2304 London Euston to Northampton service will call at Bushey to set down only.

Saturday 10 January

Bushey - The following services will call at Bushey to set down only: 0004 London Euston - Northampton and 0034 London Euston-Northampton.

Football - Birmingham City v Wigan Athletic at St Andrews kick off 1500hrs. Details of services calling additionally at Bordesley here.

Football - Walsall v Scunthorpe United at Banks's Stadium kick off 1500hrs. Details of services calling additionally at Bescot Stadium here.

Sunday 11 January

Crewe-London Euston - Amended timetable in operation with rail replacement buses in operation between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton, Rugby and Northampton, Crewe and Stafford - details here.

Monday 12 - Thursday 15 January

Walsall line - The 2318 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall. A rail replacement bus service will operate departing from Walsall at 2352, Bloxwich at 2356, Bloxwich North at 2357, Landywood at 0002, Cannock at 0007 arriving at Hednesford at 0033.

Saturday 17 January

Birmingham New Street-Birmingham International -

  • The 16.39 Birmingham New Street to Birmingham International service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 16.54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston train - calling at Marston Green at 17.02, arriving at Birmingham International at 17.05, OR the 17.14 Birmingham New Street to London Euston train - calling at Adderley Park at 17.18, Stechford at 17.22, Lea Hall at 17.24, Marston Green at 17.27, arriving at Birmingham International at 17.30.
  • The 17.18 Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 17.29 Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street train - calling at Marston Green at 17.32, Adderley Park (additionally) at 17.36, arriving at Birmingham New Street at 17.44, OR the 17.46 Birmingham International to Birmingham New Street train - calling at Marston Green at 17.49, Lea Hall at 17.52, Stechford at 17.55, arriving at Birmingham New Street at 18.01.

Walsall line - Rail replacement bus in operation between Walsall and Hednesford/Rugeley Trent Valley - details here

Football - Aston Villa v Liverpool at Villa Park, kick off 1500hrs. Details of services calling additional at Witton before and after the match here.

Sunday 18 January

Euston-Northampton - The 0654 London Euston to Northampton and 0642 Milton Keynes Central -Euston services will not run. Details here.

Walsall line - Rail replacement buses will operate between Walsall and Rugeley Trent Valley details here.

Monday 19 January 

Euston line -  Amendments to services from Euston after 2030, details here.

Tuesday 20 - Thursday 22 January

Bushey - The following services will call at Bushey to set down only.

  • 21.54 London Euston – Northampton,
  • 22.07 London Euston – Milton Keynes Central,
  • 23.04 London Euston – Northampton,
  • 00.04 London Euston – Northampton (WThFO),
  • 00.34 London Euston – Northampton (WThFO).
     

Friday 23 January

Bushey - The 2304 London Euston to Northampton service will call at Bushey to set down only.

Saturday 24 January

Bushey - The 0004 and 0034 London Euston to Northampton services will call at Bushey to set down only.

Walsall line - Rail replacement buses will operate between Walsall and Hednesford/Rugeley Trent Valley - details here.

Sunday 25 January

Euston-Northampton - The 0654 London Euston to Northampton and 0642 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston services will not run. Details here.

Walsall line - Rail replacement buses will operate between Walsall and Rugeley Trent Valley - details here.

Monday 26 & Tuesday 27 January

Cross City line - After 2135 rail replacement buses will operate between Birmingham New Street/Selly Oak and Longbridge/Redditch - details here.

Monday 26 - Thursday 29 January

Walsall line - The 2318 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford will terminate at Walsall. A bus replacement service will operate departing Walsall at 2352, Bloxwich at 2356, Bloxwich North at 2357, Landywood at 0002, Cannock at 0007 arriving at Hednesford at 0033.

Birmingham New Street-Worcester-Hereford - After 21.45 trains between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill / Hereford will be diverted and will not call at University and Bromsgrove - details here.


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