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.

Amended morning services from London Paddington on Sunday 16 September

Start date
16/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway / Great Malvern / Penzance

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Southall and Slough, closing some lines.

As a result, the following services will be amended:

  • 08:00 London Paddington to Penzance service will depart earlier at 07:57.
  • 08:03 London Paddington to Great Malvern service will depart earlier at 08:02.
  • 08:15 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service will depart earlier at 08:02.

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.