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.

Buses replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Swindon on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November

Start date
25/11/2017  00:00
End date
26/11/2017 
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Cheltenham Spa / Swansea / Penzance / Weston-super-Mare

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Didcot Parkway and Swindon closing the line.

Trains between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Cheltenham Spa / Swansea / Penzance / Weston-super-Mare will operate to a revised timetable.  Buses will operate between Didcot Parkway and Swindon. Some buses will run between Reading and Swindon.

Check before you travel:

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

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.