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 until 08:30 on Sunday 10 February

Start date
10/02/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Reading and Basingstoke

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Mortimer and Basingstoke until 08:30, closing all lines.

07:37 Reading to Basingstoke service will be replaced by road transport, departing Reading earlier at 07:20.

08:07 Basingstoke to Reading service will be replaced by road transport, departing Basingstoke earlier at 07:47.

Calling times at interim stations will also change, and your journey time will be extended.

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.