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 04:00 Oxford to London Paddington service between Tuesday 28 November and Friday 01 December

Start date
28/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Trains from Oxford to London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Reading and Didcot Parkway, closing some lines.

The 04:00 Oxford to London Paddington service will not call at Pangbourne. Customers travelling to / from Pangbourne should do so via a bus from / Tilehurst.

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.


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.