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 service between Reading and London Paddington until 07:45 on Sunday 1 July

Start date
01/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Reading and London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Maidenhead and Slough, closing 3 out of 4 lines.

The 01:00 & 06:45 London Paddington to Reading will run a few minutes later from Slough to Reading and the 06:22 & 07:22 will run a few minutes later from Maidenhead to London Paddington.

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.