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 service between Slough and Reading from Monday 8 until Friday 12 January

Start date
08/01/2018  00:00
End date
13/01/2018 
Route affected

Trains between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing 2 out of 4 tracks.

Early morning and late night trains will not be able to call at Burnham and Taplow.

Customers at Burnham and Taplow should travel via earlier connecting bus services to Slough to meet the trains.

Customers for Burnham and Taplow should change at Slough for connecting buses.

It may also be required to travel on later or earlier train services that will call at Burnham and Taplow.

The 00:17 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford. Customers should use alternative train services between Twyford and Reading.

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