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

July/August 2014

August/September 2014

Monday 21 - Thursday 24 July

London Euston-Northampton

Due to planned engineering work the following train service alterations will apply :

  • The 20.34 London Euston to Tring service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 20.24 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central train - calling at Watford Junction at 20.43, Hemel Hempstead at 20.51, Berkhamsted at 20.57, arriving at Tring at 21.02, OR the 21.05 London Euston to Bletchley train - calling at Harrow & Wealdstone at 21.18, Bushey at 21.23, Watford Junction at 21.26, Kings Langley at 21.31, Apsley at 21.35, Hemel Hempstead at 21.37, Berkhamsted at 21.42, arriving at Tring at 21.47.
  • The 21.26 Tring to London Euston service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 20.58 Tring to London Euston train - calling at Berkhamsted at 21.02, Hemel Hempstead at 21.07, Apsley at 21.10, Kings Langley at 21.13, Watford Junction at 21.18, Bushey at 21.21, Harrow & Wealdstone at 21.26, arriving at London Euston at 21.40, OR the 22.16 Tring to London Euston train - calling at Berkhamsted at 22.20, Hemel Hempstead at 22.25, Apsley (additionally) at 22.28, Kings Langley (additionally) at 22.31, Watford Junction at 22.37, Bushey (additionally) at 22.39, Harrow & Wealdstone (additionally) at 22.45, arriving at London Euston at 23.02.
  • The 22.05 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 21.53 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston train - calling at Bletchley at 21.58, Leighton Buzzard at 22.04, Cheddington at 22.10, Tring at 22.16, Berkhamsted at 22.20, Hemel Hempstead at 22.25, Apsley (additionally) at 22.28, Kings Langley (additionally) at 22.31, Watford Junction at 22.37, Bushey (additionally) at 22.39, Harrow & Wealdstone (additionally) at 22.45, arriving at London Euston at 23.02, OR the 23.13 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston train - calling at Bletchley at 23.18, Leighton Buzzard at 23.24, Cheddington at 23.29, Tring at 23.38, Berkhamsted at 23.43, Hemel Hempstead at 23.47, Apsley at 23.50, Kings Langley at 23.53, Watford Junction at 23.59, Bushey at 00.01, Harrow & Wealdstone at 00.07, arriving at London Euston at 00.21.
  • The 20.54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston service will terminate at Northampton (at 21.53). Passengers are advised to travel forward on the 22.05 Northampton to Milton Keynes Central rail replacement bus service - calling at Wolverton at 22.34 and Milton Keynes Central at 22.49 (from where Virgin Trains services operate to Watford Junction and London Euston), OR the 22.55 Northampton to London Euston train service - calling at Wolverton at 23.08, Milton Keynes Central at 23.13, Bletchley at 23.18, Leighton Buzzard at 23.24, Cheddington at 23.29, Tring at 23.38, Berkhamsted at 23.43, Hemel Hempstead at 23.47, Apsley at 23.50, Kings Langley at 23.53, Watford Junction at 23.59, Bushey at 00.01, Harrow & Wealdstone at 00.07, arriving at London Euston at 00.21.

After 22.30 train services from London Euston to Northampton will run between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central only - to a special timetable at reduced frequency (as shown here).

Rail replacement buses will operate between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton.

The 00.34 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central service (Tue 22nd) will call at Bushey to set down only.

Birmingham-Worcester

Due to the cancellation of planned engineering work the following service alterations will apply :

  • The 21.45 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 22.00 and will call additionally at University (at 22.06) and Bromsgrove (at 22.20).
  • The 23.15 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 23.25 and will call additionally at University (at 23.31) and Bromsgrove (at 23.46).
  • The 21.29 Hereford to Birmingham New Street train service will call additionally at Bromsgrove (at 22.29) and University (at 22.44).

Previously published rail replacement buses planned to operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove will not run.

Monday 21 - Friday 25 July

Cross City

Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only. Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch. Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge. u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Tuesday 22 - Thursday 24 July

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

  • 23.04 London Euston – Northampton,
  • 00.04 London Euston – Northampton (WThFO),
  • 00.34 London Euston – Northampton (WThFO).

Friday 25 July

Bushey  - Due to planned engineering work the 23.04 London Euston to Northampton service will call at Bushey to set down only.

Saturday 26 July

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

  • 0004 London Euston-Northampton
  • 0034 London Euston-Northampton

Cross City - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch.Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge. u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only at Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. t Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square.Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street.At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Birmingham - Walsall-Hednesford - Due to planned engineering work the 23.18 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall (at 23.47). 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-Worcester-Hereford - Due to planned engineering work train services between Birmingham New Street and Bromsgrove / Worcester Shrub Hill / Hereford will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on London Midland train services operating between Birmingham Moor Street / Birmingham Snow Hill and Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern. A special train service will run between Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street and Great Malvern / Hereford. Rail replacement buses will operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove.Customers travelling to / from University are advised to travel on Cross City services running from / to Birmingham New Street.

Full details here

Sunday 27 July

London Euston-Crewe - Due to planned engineering work services between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street / Crewe will operate to the following timetable.Until 18:30 train services between London Euston and Northampton will run between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central only. Trains between London Euston and Birmingham New Street / Crewe will be diverted and will not call at Northampton or Long Buckby. Rail replacement buses will operate between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton and also between Rugby and Northampton. Train services between London Euston and Tring which terminate at / start from Tring will not run with other services operating between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central calling additionally at Bushey, Kings Langley and Apsley.The 09.38 Northampton to Crewe service will start from Rugby (at 10.00).The 13.02 Northampton to Crewe service will start from Rugby (at 13.26).The 09.30 Crewe to London Euston service is retimed to depart from Crewe at 09.52 and will not call at Alsager, Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent and Stone. A rail replacement bus will operate between Crewe and Stafford (to connect with the train) - also calling at Alsager, Kidsgrove, Stoke-on-Trent and Stone.

Details here

Cross City  - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Barnt Green and Redditch. At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green and for stations to Longbridge, Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Monday 28 July - Friday 1 August

Cross City - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch.Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge.u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Monday 28 - Thursday 31 July

Birmingham-Walsall-Hednesford - 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-Worcester - Due to the cancellation of planned engineering work the following service alterations will apply :

  • The 21.45 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 22.00 and will call additionally at University (at 22.06) and Bromsgrove (at 22.20).
  • The 23.15 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 23.25 and will call additionally at University (at 23.31) and Bromsgrove (at 23.46).
  • The 21.29 Hereford to Birmingham New Street train service will call additionally at Bromsgrove (at 22.29) and University (at 22.44).

Previously published rail replacement buses planned to operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove will not run.

Saturday 2 August

Cross City - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only. Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch. Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge. u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Birmingham-Walsall-Hednesford - Due to planned engineering work the 23.18 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall (at 23.47). 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.

Sunday 3 August

Cross City - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Barnt Green and Redditch.At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green and for stations to Longbridge, Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Birmingham-Worcester-Hereford - Due to planned engineering work services between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill – Great Malvern / Hereford will operate to an amended timetable. Trains between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill will depart up to 15 minutes earlier from Birmingham New Street and will not call at University or Bromsgrove. Rail replacement buses will operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove. Customers travelling to / from University are advised to travel on Cross City services running from / to Birmingham New Street. Rail replacement buses are also operating between Worcester Shrub Hill and Great Malvern / Hereford.

Details here

Monday 4 August

London Euston-Northampton - Due to planned engineering work the following train service alterations will apply :

  • The 20.34 London Euston to Tring service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 20.24 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central train - calling at Watford Junction at 20.43, Hemel Hempstead at 20.51, Berkhamsted at 20.57, arriving at Tring at 21.02, OR the 21.05 London Euston to Bletchley train - calling at Harrow & Wealdstone at 21.18, Bushey at 21.23, Watford Junction at 21.26, Kings Langley at 21.31, Apsley at 21.35, Hemel Hempstead at 21.37, Berkhamsted at 21.42, arriving at Tring at 21.47.
  • The 21.26 Tring to London Euston service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 20.58 Tring to London Euston train - calling at Berkhamsted at 21.02, Hemel Hempstead at 21.07, Apsley at 21.10, Kings Langley at 21.13, Watford Junction at 21.18, Bushey at 21.21, Harrow & Wealdstone at 21.26, arriving at London Euston at 21.40, OR the 22.16 Tring to London Euston train - calling at Berkhamsted at 22.20, Hemel Hempstead at 22.25, Apsley (additionally) at 22.28, Kings Langley (additionally) at 22.31, Watford Junction at 22.37, Bushey (additionally) at 22.39, Harrow & Wealdstone (additionally) at 22.45, arriving at London Euston at 23.05.
  • The 22.05 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 21.53 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston train - calling at Bletchley at 21.58, Leighton Buzzard at 22.04, Cheddington at 22.10, Tring at 22.16, Berkhamsted at 22.20, Hemel Hempstead at 22.25, Apsley (additionally) at 22.28, Kings Langley (additionally) at 22.31, Watford Junction at 22.37, Bushey (additionally) at 22.39, Harrow & Wealdstone (additionally) at 22.45, arriving at London Euston at 23.05, OR the 23.13 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston train - calling at Bletchley at 23.18, Leighton Buzzard at 23.24, Cheddington at 23.29, Tring at 23.38, Berkhamsted at 23.43, Hemel Hempstead at 23.47, Apsley at 23.50, Kings Langley at 23.53, Watford Junction at 23.59, Bushey at 00.01, Harrow & Wealdstone at 00.07, arriving at London Euston at 00.21.
  • The 20.54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston service will terminate at Northampton (at 21.55). Passengers are advised to travel forward on the 22.05 Northampton to Milton Keynes Central rail replacement bus service - calling at Wolverton at 22.34 and Milton Keynes Central at 22.49 (from where Virgin Trains services operate to Watford Junction and London Euston), OR the 22.55 Northampton to London Euston train service - calling at Wolverton at 23.08, Milton Keynes Central at 23.13, Bletchley at 23.18, Leighton Buzzard at 23.24, Cheddington at 23.29, Tring at 23.38, Berkhamsted at 23.43, Hemel Hempstead at 23.47, Apsley at 23.50, Kings Langley at 23.53, Watford Junction at 23.59, Bushey at 00.01, Harrow & Wealdstone at 00.07, arriving at London Euston at 00.21.

After 22.30 train services from London Euston to Northampton will run between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central only - to a special timetable at reduced frequency (as shown here).

Rail replacement buses will operate between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton.

The 00.34 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central service (Tue 5th) will call at Bushey to set down only.

Monday 4 - Thursday 7 August

Birmingham-Hereford - Due to planned engineering work the following service alterations will apply :

  • The 20.59 Birmingham New Street to Hereford service will terminate at Great Malvern (at 21.56). Passengers are advised to travel on the 22.20 Great Malvern to Hereford First Great Western train service - calling at Colwall at 22.27, Ledbury at 22.37, arriving at Hereford at 22.55.
  • The 21.45 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 22.00 and will call additionally at University (at 22.06) and Bromsgrove (at 22.20).
  • The 21.31 Dorridge to Great Malvern service will terminate at Worcester Shrub Hill (at 23.02). A rail replacement bus will depart from Worcester Shrub Hill at 23.12, Worcester Foregate Street at 23.23, Malvern Link at 23.44, arriving at Great Malvern at 23.54.
  • The 23.15 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 23.25 and will call additionally at University (at 23.31) and Bromsgrove (at 23.49).
  • The 21.29 Hereford to Birmingham New Street train service will call additionally at Bromsgrove (at 22.29) and University (at 22.44).
  • The 22.59 Hereford to Worcester Shrub Hill service will not run. A rail replacement bus will operate departing from Hereford at 22.59, Ledbury at 23.35, Colwall at 23.51, Great Malvern at 00.12, Malvern Link at 00.23, Worcester Foregate Street at 00.44, arriving at Worcester Shrub Hill at 00.54.

Previously published rail replacement buses planned to operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove will not run.

Monday 4 - Friday 8 August

Cross City - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only. Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch. Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge. u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Tuesday 5 - Thursday 7 August

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

  • 23.04 London Euston – Northampton,
  • 00.04 London Euston – Northampton (WThFO),
  • 00.34 London Euston – Northampton (WThFO).

Friday 8 August

Due to planned engineering work the following train service alterations will apply :

  • The 23.04 London Euston to Northampton service will call at Bushey to set down only.
  • The 23.35 Northampton to London Euston service will terminate at Hemel Hempstead (at 00.27).
  • A rail replacement bus will depart from Hemel Hempstead at 00.37, Watford Junction at 01.03, Harrow & Wealdstone at 01.24, Wembley Central at 01.40, arriving at London Euston at 02.10.

Saturday 9 August

Abbey Line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Watford Junction and St Albans Abbey will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate - full details here.

Crewe/Birmingham-Northampton-Euston - Due to planned engineering work services between London Euston – Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton and Crewe / Birmingham New Street – Northampton / London Euston will operate to a special timetable. Trains between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate between Stanmore (London Underground station) / Watford Junction and Hemel Hempstead. A special half-hourly train service will run between Hemel Hempstead and Northampton. (passengers should allow 45 minutes for travelling via London Underground between Stanmore and Central London) s - Stops to set down only Trains between Crewe / Birmingham New Street and London Euston will run between Crewe / Birmingham New Street and Northampton only.Train services between Birmingham New Street and Birmingham International / Coventry / Northampton will be operating to an amended timetable.

Full details here

Cross City line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch.Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge. u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only at Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park.At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street.At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Walsall Line - Due to planned engineering work the 23.18 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall (at 23.47). 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.

Sunday 10 August

Abbey Line -  Due to planned engineering work train services between Watford Junction and St.Albans Abbey will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate to the following timetable - full details here.

Walsall Line - Due to planned engineering work the 11.42 Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street service will run slightly earlier - departing from Birmingham New Street at 11.39, Wolverhampton at 11.57, Penkridge at 12.07, Stafford at 12.14, Crewe at 12.35, Winsford at 12.42, Hartford at 12.47, Runcorn at 12.58, Liverpool South Parkway at 13.07, arriving at Liverpool Lime Street at 13.18.

Crewe/Birmingham-Northampton-Euston - Due to planned engineering work services between London Euston – Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton and Crewe / Birmingham New Street – Northampton / London Euston will operate to a special timetable.Trains between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate between Stanmore (London Underground station) / Watford Junction and Hemel Hempstead. A special half-hourly train service will run between Hemel Hempstead and Northampton. (passengers should allow 45 minutes for travelling via London Underground between Stanmore and Central London) s - Stops to set down only trains between Crewe / Birmingham New Street and London Euston will run between Crewe / Birmingham New Street and Northampton only.

Full details here

Cross City Line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Barnt Green and Redditch.At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park.At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square.Buses to Barnt Green and for stations to Longbridge, Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street.At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Birmingham-Worcester-Hereford - Due to planned engineering work services between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill – Great Malvern / Hereford will operate to a revised timetable.Trains between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill will depart up to 15 minutes earlier from Birmingham New Street and will not call at University or Bromsgrove. Rail replacement buses will operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove. Customers travelling to / from University are advised to travel on Cross City services running from / to Birmingham New Street.Rail replacement buses are also operating between Worcester Shrub Hill and Great Malvern / Hereford.

Full details here.

Monday 11 August

Crewe/Birmingham-Northampton-Euston - Due to planned engineering work services between London Euston – Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton and Crewe / Birmingham New Street – Northampton / London Euston will operate to a revised timetable. Until 06.30 train services between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street will run between Hemel Hempstead and Northampton / Birmingham New Street only. Rail replacement buses will operate between London Euston / Watford Junction and Hemel Hempstead. From 06.30 to 16.30 trains between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton / Birmingham New Street will operate to a special timetable. Until 16.30 train services between London Euston and Crewe will run between Milton Keynes Central and Crewe only. After 22.15 Northbound trains will call at Bushey to set down only.

Full details here.

Monday 11 - Thursday 14 August

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.

Monday 11 - Friday 15 August

Abbey line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Watford Junction and St.Albans Abbey will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate details here on page 3.

Cross City Line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch.Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge.u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch.

Tuesday 12 - Thursday 14 August

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 (WThFO),
  • 00.34 London Euston – Northampton (WThFO).

Friday 15 August

Northampton-London Euston - Due to planned engineering work the 23.35 Northampton to London Euston service will terminate at Hemel Hempstead (at 00.25). A rail replacement bus will depart from Hemel Hempstead at 00.35, Watford Junction at 01.01, Harrow & Wealdstone at 01.22, Wembley Central at 01.38, arriving at London Euston at 02.08.

Saturday 16 August

Euston lines: Major engineering work will be taking place on the lines into London Euston, affecting services between London Euston-Tring/Milton Keynes Central/Northampton and Crewe/Birmingham New Street, plan your journey at londonmidland.com/watford

Cross City line : Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only. Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch. Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge. u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down only At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street. At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch

Abbey Line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Watford Junction and St.Albans Abbey will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate to the following timetable available here.

Walsall Line
- Due to planned engineering work the 23.18 Birmingham New Street to Hednesford service will terminate at Walsall (at 23.47). 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

Sunday 17 August

Euston lines: Major engineering work will be taking place on the lines into London Euston, affecting services between London Euston-Tring/Milton Keynes Central/Northampton and Crewe/Birmingham New Street, plan your journey at londonmidland.com/watford

Cross City line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only. ail replacement buses will operate between Barnt Green and Redditch. At Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park. At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square. Buses to Barnt Green and for stations to Longbridge, Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street.At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch

Abbey Line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Watford Junction and St.Albans Abbey will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate to the following timetable available here.

Birmingham-Hereford line - Due to planned engineering work services between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill – Great Malvern / Hereford will operate to the following timetable. Trains between Birmingham New Street and Worcester Shrub Hill will depart up to 15 minutes earlier from Birmingham New Street and will not call at University or Bromsgrove. Rail replacement buses will operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove. Customers travelling to / from University are advised to travel on Cross City services running from / to Birmingham New Street. Rail replacement buses are also operating between Worcester Shub Hill and Great Malvern / Hereford.

Full details here

Monday 18 August

Euston lines: Due to planned engineering work services between London Euston – Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton and Crewe / Birmingham New Street – Northampton / London Euston will operate to a revised timetable. Until 06.30 train services between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street will run between Hemel Hempstead and Northampton / Birmingham New Street only. Rail replacement buses will operate between London Euston / Watford Junction and Hemel Hempstead. From 06.30 to 16.30 trains between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton / Birmingham New Street will operate to a special timetable. Until 16.30 train services between London Euston and Crewe will run between Milton Keynes Central and Crewe only.

The 20.34 London Euston to Tring will not run,
The 21.26 Tring to London Euston will not run,
The 22.05 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston will not run,
The 20.54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston will terminate at Northampton.

After 22.30 trains from London Euston to Northampton will run between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central only - to special timetable at reduced frequency. Rail replacement buses will operate between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton.

After 22.15 Northbound trains will call at Bushey to set down only.

Plan your journey at londonmidland.com/watford

Monday 18 - Thursday 21 August

Birmingham-Hereford line - Due to the cancellation of planned engineering work the following service alterations will apply :

  • The 21.45 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 22.00 and will call additionally at University (at 22.06) and Bromsgrove (at 22.20).
  • The 23.15 Birmingham New Street to Worcester Shrub Hill train service is retimed to depart from Birmingham New Street at 23.25 and will call additionally at University (at 23.31) and Bromsgrove (at 23.47).
  • The 21.29 Hereford to Birmingham New Street train service will call additionally at Bromsgrove (at 22.29) and University (at 22.44).

Previously published rail replacement buses planned to operate between Droitwich Spa and Bromsgrove will not run.

Monday 18 - Friday 22 August

Abbey Line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Watford Junction and St.Albans Abbey will not run. Rail replacement buses will operate to the following timetable available here.

Cross City line - Due to planned engineering work train services between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Redditch will run between Lichfield Trent Valley / Birmingham New Street and Barnt Green only.Rail replacement buses will operate between Longbridge and Redditch.Passengers are advised to change on to / off rail replacement buses at Longbridge.u - Stops to pick up only s - Stops to set down onlyAt Barnt Green buses for travel to Alvechurch and Redditch will depart from the station car park.At Alvechurch buses to Redditch will depart from the bus stop at the junction of Red Lion Street and The Square.Buses to Barnt Green, Longbridge and for stations to Birmingham New Street will depart from the bus stop outside the Red Lion pub on Red Lion Street.At Redditch buses will arrive at and depart from the station car park.

For full details see londonmidland.com/redditch

Tuesday 19 - Thursday 21 August

Northampton-Euston line: Due to planned engineering work the following alterations to services between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street will apply :

  • The 20.34 London Euston to Tring service will not run. Passengers are advised to travel on the 20.24 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central train - calling at Watford Junction at 20.43, Hemel Hempstead at 20.51, Berkhamsted at 20.57, arriving at Tring at 21.02, OR the 21.05 London Euston to Bletchley train - calling at Harrow & Wealdstone at 21.18, Bushey at 21.23, Watford Junction at 21.26, Kings Langley at 21.31, Apsley at 21.35, Hemel Hempstead at 21.37, Berkhamsted at 21.42, arriving at Tring at 21.47.
  • After 21.50 train services from London Euston to Northampton will run between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central only - to a special timetable at reduced frequency (as shown below).
  • Rail replacement buses will operate between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton.
  • After 22.15 Northbound trains will call at Bushey to set down only.

Friday 22 August

Due to planned engineering work the 23.04 London Euston to Northampton service will call at Bushey to set down only.

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