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 Burnham or Taplow between 22:00 and 05:30 each night from Monday 5 until Friday 9 March

Start date
05/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place on 2 out of 4 the tracks between Slough and Reading after 22:10 each night.

Between 22:10 and 05:30, no trains will call at Burnham and Taplow.

From 22:10 until the end of service, connecting buses will run between Slough, Burnham and Taplow.

Customers at Burnham or Taplow for the 05:02 Reading to London Paddington service should travel on later trains.

Additionally, each night the 00:17 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford. Customers for Reading should use alternative rail connections.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


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.