Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Newbury and Bedwyn until 10:45 on Sunday 11 March

Start date
11/03/2018  00:00
End date
11/03/2018 
Route affected
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Between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Bedwyn, closing some lines until 10:45 on Sunday.

Both the 08:12 Reading to Newbury and the 08:48 Newbury to Reading services will be cancelled, and replaced by buses throughout.

The 09:37 Reading to Bedwyn service will terminate at Newbury. A replacement bus will run from Reading calling at all stations to Newbury (except Newbury Racecourse), as well as a bus from Newbury to Bedwyn, calling at Kintbury and Hungerford.

The 09:35 and 10:35 Bedwyn to Reading services will start from Newbury. A bus will depart Bedwyn for Newbury before 09:35 calling at Hungerford and Kintbury to connect with this train.

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 typing in your station here.

Location Map:

For further location information on any railway station, please use this zoomable map

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.