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 overnight trains to / from Burnham and Taplow on Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 January

Start date
21/01/2019  00:00
End date
22/01/2019 
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 Slough and Reading, closing some lines.

Monday:

After 22:15, train services will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow to connect with train services.

Tuesday:

  • The 00:14 Reading to London Paddington and the 00:34 London Paddington to Reading services will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.
  • The 00:17 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford. Rail connections between Twyford and Reading.
  • The 05:02 Reading to London Paddington service will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers should use later services.

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.