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 early morning service between Reading West and Newbury between Tuesday 20 and Friday 23 November

Start date
20/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Reading West and Newbury

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Newbury, closing all lines.

The 00:18 Reading to Newbury service will NOT run. Replacement road transport will run from Reading to Newbury, calling at all 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.