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.

No trains at Taplow until 05:15 each morning from Wednesday 7 to Friday 9 February

Start date
07/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work, including station improvement works and overhead line works is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

From midnight until 05:15 each morning, trains will not call at Taplow.

A replacement bus will run between Slough and Taplow.

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.


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.