Future engineering work

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Amended early morning and late evening service at Pangbourne on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 February

Start date
16/02/2019  00:00
End date
17/02/2019 
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Didcot Parkway from 23:10 on Saturday night until 09:40 on Sunday morning, and after 23:00 on Sunday night. Two out of the four lines will be closed during the engineering work.

Trains are able to run on the two open lines, but there is no platform at Pangbourne station on those lines.

On Saturday night, the 22:12, 22:43 and 23:20 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway, and the 22:56 and 23:49 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington trains will not call at Pangbourne. 

On Sunday morning, the 07:29 and 08:15 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway, and the 08:30 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington trains will not call at Pangbourne.

On Sunday evening, the 22:15 and 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway, and the 23:15 and 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington trains will not call at Pangbourne.

Buses will run between Tilehurst and Pangbourne to connect with the above train services. The bus journey will take 10 minutes.

Outside of the early morning and late evening engineering work, trains will call as normal at Pangbourne.

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.