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 trains between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn from Saturday 25 to Monday 27 August

Start date
25/08/2018  00:00
End date
27/08/2018 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Bedwyn, closing some lines.

Saturday:

After 21:10, trains will not run between Reading and Newbury or Bedwyn. Replacement buses will operate in place of train services.

Additionally, the 17:28 Newquay to London Paddington service will be diverted between Taunton and Reading.

Sunday:

Until 09:30, replacement buses will run between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn. After this, a normal Sunday service will operate.

Monday:

After 21:10, trains will not run between Reading and Newbury or Bedwyn. Replacement buses will operate in place of train services.

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.