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 / early morning services to / from Pangbourne on Saturday 30 June and until 05:00 Monday 2 July

Start date
30/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Didcot Parkway, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

As a result, the following services will NOT call at Pangbourne:


The 22:12, 22:43 and 23:20 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway services

The 22:56 and 23:49 (terminating at Maidenhead) Didcot Parkway to London Paddington services.


The 07:29 (starting from Maidenhead) and 07:59 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway services.

The 08:29 and 09:21 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington services.

The 21:00, 22:15 and 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway services.

The 22:24, 23:15 and 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington services.


The 04:07 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington.

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.