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 late night services between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway on Saturday 7 July

Start date
07/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering works are taking place between Tilehurst and Cholsey, closing some lines.

Trains after 23:10 will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring and Streatley, also not calling at Pangbourne. Customers travelling to / from Pangbourne should do so by bus.

Additionally, the 23:20 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service will terminate at Reading. A bus will be provided from Reading to Didcot Parkway, then set down only to Oxford.

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.