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.

No overnight trains at Burnham or Taplow from Monday 23 to Friday 27 July

Start date
23/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading each night closing 2 out of four lines. 

From approximately 22:00 until the end of service trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers should circulate via Slough and replacement buses to / from Burnham and Taplow.

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.