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 Reading and Basingstoke from 22:00 on Saturday 6 until 09:00 on Sunday 7 October

Start date
06/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Reading and Basingstoke

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Basingstoke, closing all lines from 22:00 on Saturday until 09:00 on Sunday.

No trains will run between Reading and Basingstoke from 22:00 Saturday until 09:00 Sunday. Replacement buses will run to a reduced capacity, calling at all booked stations.

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.