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.

Amended overnight Great Western Railway services from Tuesday 20 to Thursday 22 March

Start date
20/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington / Henley-on-Thames and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

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

The 00:17 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford, customers should use alternative services from Twyford to complete there journey.

The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading will not call at Burnham and Taplow, customers to travel via Slough for a connecting bus.

The 00:14 Reading to London Paddington service will not call at Taplow and Burnham, customers to travel via Slough for a connecting bus.

05:02 Reading to London Paddington will not call at Taplow and Burnham. Customers should travel on later trains.

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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.