Future engineering work

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Amended Great Western Railway service to and from London Paddington on Monday 1 January

Start date
01/01/2018  00:00
End date
01/01/2018 
Route affected
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Various routes to and from London Paddington

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between London Paddington and Hayes & Harlington, closing some lines.

An amended service will operate to and from London Paddington. Trains will be re-timed and run to a reduced frequency.

High Speed services to and from London Paddington will operate as follows:

London Paddington - Bristol Temple Meads: A half hourly service will operate.

London Paddington - Swansea: An hourly service will operate.

London Paddington - West of England: An hourly service will operate.

London Paddington - Swindon / Cheltenham Spa: Customers will require to change of train at Cheltenham Spa.

Local services between London Paddington and Slough / Reading / Oxford will operate as follows:

Fast trains between London Paddington and Slough / Reading / Oxford will be re-timed and run to a reduced frequency. Some services may be extended to start / terminate at Worcester Great Malvern or Hereford.

Stopping trains between London Paddington and Hayes & Harlington / Reading / Oxford. A half hourly service will operate. Didcot Parkway - Oxford trains will call at Radley hourly.

London Paddington - West Ealing / Greenford service will not run. Customers should use TfL Buses and London Underground services for Drayton Green, Castle Bar Park, South Greenford, Greenford, Acton Main Line, West Ealing and Hanwell.

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.