Future engineering work

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Amended services between London Paddington and Reading on Monday 17, Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20 September

Start date
17/09/2018  00:00
End date
21/09/2018 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Hayes & Harlington and Reading, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Saturday morning.

The following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday:

  • 21:42, 22:27, 23:14 and 23:51 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 21:57 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 22:01 (departing 22:06), 22:15 (departing 22:22), 22:48 and 23:14 Reading to London Paddington.

Customers for Burnham or Taplow should use replacement buses running between Slough and Burnham / Taplow

Additionally:

  • 22:01 Reading to London Paddington will depart at 22:06, and not call at Langley, Iver or Southall.
  • 22:15 Reading to London Paddington will depart at 22:22.
  • 22:59 London Paddington to Reading will depart earlier at 22:57, and will not call at Acton Main Line, Iver or Langley.
  • 23:14 London Paddington to Reading will depart earlier at 23:12.
  • 23:51 London Paddington to Reading will not call at Acton Main Line, West Ealing or Hanwell.

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

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.