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
09/03/2018 
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

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 is replaced by a bus 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 here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.