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 between Reading and Basingstoke before 08:30 on Sunday 15 April

Start date
15/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between Reading and Basingstoke

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place until 08:30 on Sunday morning, closing all lines.

The 07:37 Reading to Basingstoke and the 08:07 Basingstoke to Reading services will not run. Replacement buses will run between these stations, calling at Reading West, Mortimer and Bramley.

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.