Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended 04:12 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service on Monday 20 November

Start date
20/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

From Didcot Parkway to London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway, closing 2 out of the 4 lines between these stations.

The 04:12 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service will use alternative platforms at Cholsey, Goring & Streatley and Tilehurst and will not call at Pangbourne.

A bus will run from Tilehurst to Pangbourne at 04:47.

A bus will run from Pangbourne to Tilehurst at 04:15 to connect with the train.

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Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.