Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night trains at Pangbourne on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 July

Start date
14/07/2018  00:00
End date
15/07/2018 
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Cholsey after 23:10 on Saturday night, and after 21:30 on Sunday night, closing 2 out of the 4 lines.

On Saturday night after 23:10 trains will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey and will NOT call at Pangbourne.

On Sunday night, the 21:00, 22:15, 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway; 22:24, 23:15, 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington trains will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey and will NOT call at Pangbourne.

Customers travelling to and from Pangbourne at these times will need to travel by train to or from Tilehurst instead, and use the replacement bus between Tilehurst and Pangbourne. The bus journey time is approximately 10 minutes.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.