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 trains between Guildford and Aldershot / Reading on Sunday 30 September

Start date
30/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Guildford and Derby

Great Western Railway between Gatwick Airport and Reading

South Western Railway between Guildford and Ascot

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Guildford and Wokingham, closing all lines.


The 12:14 Guildford to Derby and 19:55 Derby to Guildford services will run between Reading and Derby only. Customers travelling to / from Guildford should use alternative services between Reading and Guildford.

Great Western Railway:

Services between Gatwick Airport and Reading will run between Gatwick Airport and Guildford at a reduced frequency of 1 train per hour.

Replacement buses will run between Guildford and Reading.

South Western Railway:

Services between Ascot and Guildford (via Aldershot) will run between Ascot and Aldershot only.

Replacement buses will run between Aldershot and Guildford.

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.