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Today's Disruptions

November's Disruptions

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Wednesday 08 April until Thursday 09 April

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • Route improvements between Northampton and Rugby

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 04 April until Monday 06 April

    What is happening?

    Route improvement work will be taking place between:


    Northamtpton and Rugby from 23:05 Hours on Saturday until 22:05 Hours on Sunday 5 February.


    Hemel Hempstead and Wolverton from 20:10 Hours on Saturday until 03:00 Hours on Monday 6 April.

    Alternative route:

    All trains services to be retimed and travel via Northampton.

  • Easter - London Euston to Watford Junction blocked

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 04 April until Monday 06 April

    What is happening?

    On Saturday and Sunday only, most services will start from / terminate at either Milton Keynes Central / Rugby. Some services will call additionally at stations en route.


    On Monday 6 April, until 16:30 Hours, there will be a reduced service into / out of London Euston. 


    More details to follow.

  • Good Friday - Amended Service

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Friday 03 April

    What is happening?

    Most services will start from / terminate at either Milton Keynes Central / Rugby. Some services will call additionally at stations en route. 


    We will be operating an hourly service in both directions, between Watford Junction and North Wales. 


    More details to follow.

  • 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Tuesday 31 March until Thursday 02 April

    What is happening?

    The 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston service, will depart earlier than booked and be diverted via Bescot Stadium.


    This service will depart from Birmingham New Street at booked time.  

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Monday 30 March until Thursday 02 April

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Monday 23 March until Thursday 26 March

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Saturday 21 March

    What is happening?

    The 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton – As booked to Milton Keynes Central, diverted via Northampton and runs later from Rugby.

  • 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Saturday 21 March

    What is happening?

    The 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston – As booked to Rugby, diverted via Northampton and runs later into London Euston.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Monday 16 March

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Saturday 14 March

    What is happening?

    The 21:43 London Euston to Wolverhampton – As booked to Milton Keynes Central, diverted via Northampton and runs later from Rugby.

  • 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Saturday 14 March

    What is happening?

    The 21:07 Wolverhampton to London Euston – As booked to Rugby, diverted via Northampton and runs later into London Euston.

  • Late night diversions via Northampton.

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: From Monday 09 March until Thursday 12 March

    What is happening?

    The following services from London Euston, will be diverted via Northampton, running later from Rugby:


    22:00 to Crewe.


    22:30 & 23:30 to Wolverhampton.


    23:00 to Manchester Piccadilly.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Monday 02 March

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • Revised timetable - Monday 16 February

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Monday 16 February

    What is happening?

    Revised timetable

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  • Revised timetable - Sunday 15 February

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Sunday 15 February

    What is happening?

    Revised timetable

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  • Revised timetable - Saturday 14 February

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Saturday 14 February

    What is happening?

    Revised timetable

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  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Monday 23 February until Wednesday 25 February

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • London Euston to Watford Junction

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Monday 23 February

    What is happening?

    Until 16:30hrs, a revised timetable will operate, due to the route improvement work, that took place over the previous weekend.

  • London Euston to Watford Junction

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 21 February until Sunday 22 February

    What is happening?

    As part of Network Rail’s £81m major improvement scheme on the West Coast Main Line at Watford Junction there will be the following changes to our timetable.


    Most of our services will start from / terminate at either Milton Keynes Central or Rugby, with the exception of an hourly service between London Euston, Coventry and Birmingham International, via High Wycombe and Leamington Spa on the Chiltern route.

    Alternative route:

    COVENTRY and BIRMINGHAM INTERNATIONAL to/from LONDON EUSTON: One service per hour in each direction via the Chiltern route.


    WEST MIDLANDS: One service per hour between the Rugby and the West Midlands


    MANCHESTER: Two services per hour, one between Manchester and Milton Keynes (diverted via the West Midlands) and one between Manchester and Rugby in each direction


    NORTH WALES: Services to Holyhead will start from/terminate at Crewe


    LIVERPOOL: Services will start from/ terminate at Rugby, calling additionally at Nuneaton


    NORTH and SCOTLAND: Services will start from/ terminate at Rugby, calling additionally at Nuneaton

    Advice:

    Passengers are advised to use alternative routes where possible, or use our service from London Euston, diverted via the Chiltern route to the West Midlands, to connect into / out of our services.


     

  • 23.30 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Tuesday 17 February until Thursday 19 February

    What is happening?

    The 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton - Runs as booked to Milton Keynes Central, diverted via Northampton, runs later from Rugby.

  • 21:44 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Wednesday 18 February until Thursday 19 February

    What is happening?

    The 21:44 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Runs as booked to Rugby, diverted via Northampton, runs later from Milton Keynes Central. 

  • 21:44 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Monday 16 February

    What is happening?

    The 21:44 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Runs as booked to Rugby, diverted via Northampton, runs later from Milton Keynes Central. 

  • London Euston to Watford Junction

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: Monday 16 February

    What is happening?

    Until 16:30hrs, a revised timetable will operate, due to the route improvement work, that took place over the previous weekend.

  • London Euston to Watford Junction

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London & West Midlands - Chester & North Wales
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester
    • London & West Midlands - North West & Scotland

    Date: From Saturday 14 February until Sunday 15 February

    What is happening?

    As part of Network Rail’s £81m major improvement scheme on the West Coast Main Line at Watford Junction there will be the following changes to our timetable.


    Most of our services will start from / terminate at either Milton Keynes Central or Rugby, with the exception of an hourly service between London Euston, Coventry and Birmingham International, via High Wycombe and Leamington Spa on the Chiltern route.

    Alternative route:

    COVENTRY and BIRMINGHAM INTERNATIONAL to/from LONDON EUSTON: One service per hour in each direction via the Chiltern route.


    WEST MIDLANDS: One service per hour between the Rugby and the West Midlands


    MANCHESTER: Two services per hour, one between Manchester and Milton Keynes (diverted via the West Midlands) and one between Manchester and Rugby in each direction


    NORTH WALES: Services to Holyhead will start from/terminate at Crewe


    LIVERPOOL: Services will start from/ terminate at Rugby, calling additionally at Nuneaton


    NORTH and SCOTLAND: Services will start from/ terminate at Rugby, calling additionally at Nuneaton

    Advice:

    Passengers are advised to use alternative routes where possible, or use our service from London Euston, diverted via the Chiltern route to the West Midlands, to connect into / out of our services.


     

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Wednesday 11 February until Thursday 12 February

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Monday 09 February

    What is happening?

    The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston - Will not call at Northampton. 

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby, calling at Long Buckby and Northampton.

  • 22:37 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: Sunday 01 February

    What is happening?

    The 22:37 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted en route, not calling at Northampton.

    Alternative route:

    A rail replacement coach will depart from Rugby 23:45, calling at Long Buckby 00:10, and Northampton 00:35 only.

  • 22.30 and 23.30 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Monday 26 January until Thursday 29 January

    What is happening?

    Both the 22.30 and 23.30 London Euston to Wolverhampton services, will run as booked to Milton Keynes Central, diverted via Northampton, running from Rugby.  

  • 21:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Monday 26 January until Thursday 29 January

    What is happening?

    The 21:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service, will run as booked to Rugby, then diverted via Northampton, running later from Milton Keynes Central.

  • 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Tuesday 27 January until Friday 30 January

    What is happening?

    The 05:00 Wolverhampton to London Euston service, will start from Birmingham New Street at booked time.

    Alternative route:

    Passengers are advised to use the 05.24 Wolverhampton to London Euston service.


    Passengers for Rugby, should also use the 05.24 service, changing at Coventry for a London Midland service.

  • 22.30 and 23.30 London Euston to Wolverhampton

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury

    Date: From Monday 26 January until Friday 30 January

    What is happening?

    Both the 22:30 and 23:30 London Euston to Wolverhampton services, will terminate at Birmingham New Street.

  • London Marathon - Additional Services

    Routes:

    • London - Birmingham - Wolverhampton - Shrewsbury
    • London - Liverpool & Manchester

    Date: Sunday 26 April

    What is happening?

    The following additional services will operate:


    0550 Liverpool Lime St. to London Euston. Runcorn 0609, Crewe 0630, Stafford 0649, Rugby 0729, Milton Keynes Central 0803, London Euston 0855.


    0533 Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston Stockport 0544, Wilmslow 0551, Crewe 0612, Stafford 0632, Rugby 0707, Milton Keynes Central 0743, London Euston 0848.


    0600 Wolverhampton to London Euston Birmingham New St. 0620, Birmingham International 0630, Coventry 0641, Rugby 0654, Milton Keynes Central 0729, London Euston 0819.

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