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 15 June

Start date
15/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / 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 from Pangbourne for the 23:45 Reading to Oxford service should travel to Tilehurst by the 23:36 service to connect with this train.

Customers to / from Pangbourne for other services should travel via Tilehurst on replacement buses to connect with these trains.

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


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.