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 overnight / early morning services between London Paddington and Slough on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 April

Start date
06/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

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

On Saturday, the following trains will NOT call at Burnham and Taplow:

  • 00:34 London Paddington to Reading
  • 05:25 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  • 00:14, 05:10 and 05:48 Reading to London Paddington.

Buses will be running between Burnham, Taplow and Slough for customers wishing to travel to and from these stations.

On Saturday evening, the 22:50 London Paddington to Oxford service will depart earlier than usual, at 22:47, and the 23:20 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service will depart earlier than usual, at 23:14.

On Sunday, the 06:45 London Paddington to Reading service will start from Slough at 07:45. Road transport will run from London Paddington to Slough, departing at 06:45.

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.