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 overnight trains at Burnham or Taplow from Monday 25 to Friday 29 June

Start date
25/06/2018  00:00
End date
29/06/2018 
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading each night closing 2 out of 4 lines.

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday:

From approximately 22:00 until the end of service trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers should circulate via Slough and replacement buses to / from Burnham and Taplow.

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday:

The 00:17 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford. Customers can use alternative trains Twyford to travel to Reading.

The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers should circulate via Slough and replacement buses to / from Burnham and Taplow.

The 05:02 Reading to London Paddington service will not call at Taplow or Burnham. Customers are advised to travel on later trains to complete their journey.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

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.