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 at Pangbourne until 04:45 on Monday 19 March

Start date
19/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

between Didcot Parkway and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Reading, closing some lines.

The 04:07 Didcot Parkway to Reading service will not call at Pangbourne. A replacement bus will run from Pangbourne to Tilehurst to connect with this service.

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.


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.