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 Oxford and Hanborough on Sunday 25 February

Start date
25/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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London Paddington / Reading / Oxford and Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern / Hereford

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Oxford and Hanborough, closing all lines.

A replacement bus will run between Oxford and Hanborough. A reduced service will run between Hanborough and Worcester stations / Great Malvern / Hereford.

Some services between London Paddington and Cheltenham Spa via Swindon will be extended to run to Worcester Shrub Hill / Hereford.

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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.