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 late night trains between Tilehurst and Pangbourne on Friday 29 June

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

Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway and between Reading and Oxford / Banbury

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

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

As a result, the following trains will not call at Pangbourne:

23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

23:45 Reading to Oxford

23:45 Banbury to Reading

Customers travelling to / from Pangbourne should use replacement buses running between Pangbourne and Tilehurst.

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


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.