Cardiff Central and Taunton via Bristol Temple Meads
Bristol Parkway and Weston-super-Mare via Bristol Temple Meads
Severn Beach and Bristol Temple Meads
London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads – these services won’t call at Chippenham or Bath Spa
London Paddington and Bath Spa via Chippenham
Trains between Filton Abbey Wood and Bath Spa won’t call at Bristol Temple Meads.
CrossCountry trains will operate via Bristol Temple Meads.
South Western Railway trains for Bristol Temple Meads will start/terminate at Bath Spa.
Buses will replace trains between:
Bristol Temple Meads and Bath Spa (non-stop and calling at all stations)
plan ahead – train and replacement bus times will be different to normal train times, so check carefully before you travel
allow plenty of time – journeys involving a replacement bus will take longer than normal
While we work to get back to normal, we may sometimes have to change our timetables. Please check your journey before you travel.
If we do change things after you buy a ticket, you can use any reasonable alternative service or claim a full refund.
Changing between train and replacement bus at Lawrence Hill
On days when Severn Beach Line services terminate at Lawrence Hill, replacement buses to Bristol Temple Meads will connect with trains.
Please note that there is no step-free access to exit Lawrence Hill station for trains arriving from Severn Beach.
If you require step-free access, we recommend booking in advance with the Passenger Assist Team who will provide a fully accessible service based on your journey, minimising the possibility of delays.
If you don’t book ahead, we recommend changing at Montpelier where a special shuttle bus will run to Bristol Temple Meads. This service will be limited, so please allow plenty of time if you plan to use this service.
Step-free access at Lawrence Hill is available when transferring from replacement buses onto trains towards Severn Beach.
Booking assistance for your journey
If you need help with your journey, try to arrange this in advance by contacting our dedicated Passenger Assist Team before you travel.