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 overnight services between Reading and Gatwick Airport from Monday 20 to Thursday 23 November

Start date
20/11/2017  00:00
End date
24/11/2017 
Route affected

Between Reading and Gatwick Airport

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Guildford and Redhill, closing the lines. The following services will be amended:

Monday to Thursday

The 22:32 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will be replaced by a bus between Guildford and Redhill.

The 23:18 Gatwick Airport to Reading service will be replaced by a bus between Redhill and Guildford.

The 23:32 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will be replaced by a bus between Guildford and Gatwick Airport. The bus will call at Redhill to set down only.

Tuesday to Friday

The 04:32 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will be retimed to run later than usual from Reading onwards. This service will terminate at Redhill. Alternative train services will be available between Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

The 05:56 Gatwick Airport to Reading will start from Redhill at 06:13. Alternative train services will be available between Gatwick Airport and Redhill.

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Bicycles:

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.