New strike dates have been called by ASLEF and RMT Unions for dates in May and June, notably impacting the Eurovision song contest in Liverpool & FA Cup Final at Wembley.

Industrial action has been announced on the following days:

Friday 12 May (action by ASLEF union)

Saturday 13 May (action by RMT union)

Wednesday 31 May (action by ASLEF union)

Saturday 3 June (action by ASLEF union)

The train companies that will be impacted are:

• Avanti West Coast

• c2c (Saturday 13 May only)

• Chiltern Railways  CrossCountry

• East Midlands Railway

• Gatwick Express

• Great Northern


• Greater Anglia (including Stansted Express)

• Heathrow Express (not 13 May)


• London Northwestern Railway

• Northern

• South Western Railway

• Southeastern

• Southern

• Thameslink

• TransPennine Express

• West Midlands Railway

Additionally, an overtime ban for ASLEF members will be implemented on:

• Saturday 13 May

• Monday 15 to Saturday 20 May inclusive

• Thursday 1 June

You can request a refund within 28 days of the ticket expiry date if the cancellation occurs.

As the timetable might be revised or updated only days prior to the departure, please wait and stay tuned for the disruption notice on the TrainPal APP